Foreign trade turnover of Penza region in 2019 exceeds 560 million dollars
Penza, 11 February 2020. PenzaNews. The foreign trade turnover of Penza region in 2019 was 560.4 million dollars. This was reported by the press service of the Ministry of Economy of the region.
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According to the agency, export has increased by more than 3% – to $308 million.
Penza goods were shipped to 86 countries. At the same time, more than 52% of export products were shipped to CIS countries. Goods worth $64.7 million were exported to Kazakhstan, $33.7 million – to Belarus, and $27.3 million – to Ukraine.
Import of goods to Penza region in 2019 decreased by more than 7% – to 252.4 million dollars.
According to Penzastat, the foreign trade turnover of the region for 2018 was 571.1 million dollars.
The volume of exports in 2018 rose by 20.7%, up to $298.6 million, against the level of 2017, while the volume of imports rose by 6.3% – to $272.5 million.