Thu, 02 July 2020
The Information & eGovernment Authority (iGA) has announced that Bahrain’s value of imports decreased by 10 per cent during May, reaching BD378 million, compared with BD419 million for the same month last year.
The top 10 countries accounted for 67 per cent of the value of imports, as per the iGA’s foreign trade report of May, encompassing data on the balance of trade, imports, exports (national origin), and re-exports. China ranked first in imports to Bahrain, with BD67 million, followed by Australia with BD38 million and Brazil with BD23 million. Aluminum oxide emerged as the top product imported into Bahrain with a total value of BD43 million, while non-agglomerated iron ores and concentrates were second with BD26 million, and four-wheel drive cars third, with BD14 million.