Albania: Exports to Greece increased during in the 1Q of this year

Albania: Exports to Greece increased during in the 1Q of this year

According to the foreign trade report published by the Institute of Statistics, exports reached almost ALL 6 billion (48 million euro), from about ALL 3.7 billion (30 million euro) in the same period a year earlier.

The highest value of exports was recorded by the groups “minerals, fuels and electricity”, followed by the group “textiles and footwear”.

Meanwhile, imports of goods from Greece to Albania, during the period January-April amounted to about ALL 17.8 billion (14 million euro), when a year ago (2020) were imported ALL 16.2 billion (13 million euro).

In the value of goods imported from Greece, the main place is occupied by the group of goods “food, beverages and tobacco” in the amount of ALL 5 billion, followed by the group “construction materials and metals” in the amount of ALL 2.5 billion and minerals, materials fuel, electricity ”in the amount of ALL 3.4 billion.

Referring to the data, Albania’s trade exchanges with Greece during the 4 months accounted for 7.1% of total trade./ibna