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Friday, 26 September 2014 - 12:52
Exports up by 14% upto August
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Industry and Commerce Minister Rishad Bathiudeen said Sri Lanka's January to August exports have surged by a strong 14%.

Addressing exporters and Chamber representatives at the fifth National Exporters' Forum in Colombo he said EDB data from January to August 2014 reveal that exports have increased by a strong 14.03% to 7.34 billion dollars.

January to August increase have been led by agricultural products at 1.778 billion dollars increasing by 3.18%, manufacturing at 1.623 billion dollars increasing by 2.5% and apparel at  3.24 billion dollars increasing by 0.65%.
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