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Export income increases

Sep 28, 2010 4:32:48 AM - itnnews.lk

The income from exports in the first six months of this year has increased by 12.6 percent compared to the corresponding period last year.

This has been revealed in the latest report of the Central Bank. The export revenue exceeded 367 billion rupees last year. It has reached 413 billion rupees this year.

This year the agricultural exports soared by 25.5 percent while industrial exports increased by 8.6 percent. According to the Central Bank report, tea and rubber production also increased during this year.