External Merchandise Trade of Georgia in January-November 2018

External Merchandise Trade of Georgia in January-November 2018

External Merchandise Trade of Georgia in January-November 2018

The FINANCIAL -- External Merchandise Trade (excluding non-declared trade) of Georgia amounted to USD 11 324.7 million in January-November 2018 (preliminary data), 18.6 percent higher year-on-year.

The value of export increased by 24.0 percent reaching USD 3 033.5 million, while the import grew by 16.8 percent and amounted to USD 8 291.2 million. The trade deficit equaled USD 5 257.7 million and its share in trade turnover constituted 46.4 percent, according to Geostat.