Monthly Archives - November 2017

National exports decrease by (0.1%) and Imports increase by 5.6% during 1st nine months of 2017

The statistical data issued by the Department of Statistics indicate that the value of total exports reached JD. 3890.5 million During the 1st nine months of 2017 i.e., a decrease by (2.8%) compared with the same period of 2016. Meanwhile, the national exports value reached JD. 3290.1 Million during the 1st nine months of 2017 i.e. a decrease by (0.1%) compared with the same period of 2016. The value of re-exports reached JD.600.4 million during the 1st nine months [...]

Read more...

3.7% the Average increase in Agricultural Producers’ Prices during September 2017

The Data issued by the Department of Statistics indicates an increase in the Average Agricultural Producers’ Price Index for Sep 2017 by 3.7% compared with Sep 2016. (The Price Index reached 103.7 in Sep 2017 compared with 100.0 in Sep 2016).The most significant crops that contributed to this increase were tomatoes 85.8%, colored sweet pepper 128.4%, cabbage 115.0%, peach 19.6%, green sweet pepper 77.0%, lemon 13.2%, okra 28.0%, pomegranate 17.2%, cherry  155.6% and cauliflower 13.5%.( the total of their relative [...]

Read more...

Industrial Production Quantities increase by 4.2% during September 2017

The monthly report issued by the Department of Statistics indicates an increase in the General Industrial Index Number of the Industrial Production Quantities to 98.7 during Sep. 2017 against 94.7 during Sep 2016 which lead to an increase by 4.2% as compared with the same period of 2016. This increase resulted from a growth in the quantities of the Manufacturing Industries by 3.8% with a relative importance of 86.0% (representing an increase of 3.8 percentage points) and quantities of quarrying [...]

Read more...

4.3% the average increase of Industrial producers’ prices for September 2017

The monthly report issued by the Department of Statistics indicates an increase in the General Industrial Price Index for Sept 2017 to reach 112.69 against 108.0 for the same month in 2016, thus increasing by 4.3% as compared with same month 2016. This mainly was a result of an increase in the manufacturing industries prices by 5.3% with a relative importance of 86.0%, this sector had contributed to the increase of the price index by 4.51 percentage points. Meanwhile, there [...]

Read more...

3.5% the Average Increase of the Inflation Rate for October 2017

The monthly report on inflation in Jordan issued by the Department of Statistics indicates that the Consumer Price Average (Inflation) reached 120.3 in October 2017 against 116.2 for October 2016 recorded an increase of 3.5%..The main commodities groups, which contributed to this increase, were “Transport” 11.9% representing 1.6 percentage points “Rents” 2.9% representing 0.4 percentage points, “Tobacco and cigarettes” 7.0% representing 0.3%, “Health” 12.0% representing 0.3%, “Culture and entertainment” 7.7% representing 0.2 percentage points. Meanwhile, the main commodities groups [...]

Read more...
Font Resize