number of Exports from Murcia region increased by 25.3% during the first seven months of the year, compared to the same period in 2021, and reached 8,742.6 million eurosAs per the data provided by Institute of Development (Info).
export of Non-energy products up 12.43% in JulyWith sales of 889 million euros, while imports stood at 574 million euros with a coverage rate of 154.8% compared to about 400 million in 2021.
By products, the year-on-year growth of unprocessed products is from January to July (up 75.8%), fuels and lubricants (55% more), Industrial Products and Technology (an increase of 42.8%), consumer goods (31,3%), chemical products (30%), container and packaging (29.5% increase), area of drink (14% more) and agri-food products (9.5% increase).
in regard of ImportThe figure stood at EUR 1,998 million, compared to EUR 971 million in 2021, an increase of 94.4%, mainly due to the purchase of fuels and lubricants, which grew by over 138 percent mainly Is. Saudi Arab (1,158 million and 110% more), Brazil (992 million and 264.6% higher), Mexico (953 million and an increase of 5.4%) and Iraq (830 million and 179% more).
Other imported products, and those purchased by the region, have increased in number, have been grain and mill products, which is an increase of 336.73%; seeds, oleaginous fruits and industrial crops, with an increase of 26.5%; feed additives, with an increase of 30%; and chemical products, with 25%.
The countries from where cereals and milling products have been procured during the first seven months of 2022 are: Ukraine, USA, Brazil, Romania and Latviaand covers newer markets such as the US, Brazil or Canada.
Companies in the Murcia region that carried out export operations in July 1.918A figure similar to July 2021.
France and Germany The region’s products have been the main destination. Exports to France increased by 43.6% during the first seven months of the year, compared with the same period in 2021, and to Germany by 12.4%.
The main export destinations outside the European Union were Morocco, UK, USA and China, The total exports to these destinations during the first seven months of the year were approximately EUR 3,602 million.
By provinces, Murcia ranks fourth with 3.92% of national exports, after Barcelona, Madrid and Valencia.