MVR 4.1 billion worth goods imported in April

Male' Commercial Harbor. (File Photo/Sun/Fayaz Moosa)

Statistics of Maldives Customs shows that goods worth of MVR 4.1 billion was imported to Maldives during April, 2019.  

According to the statistics of Customs, there was a nine percent increase in the number of goods imported to the country, compared to the April of 2018.

Exports of Maldives for the month April is equal to MVR 324 million, a drop when compared to the MVR 377 million worthof goods exported in April, 2018.

Maldives generated an income of MVR 300 million from imports and exports during the month of April.

The greatest number of goods were imported from UAE. Chinese goods came to second and the third most number of goods were imported from Singapore.

The statistics shows that the highest number of exports were for Thailand, with United States in second and Germany in third.