During the month, in relation to September 2017, the extraction industry's fuel and product group surplus and manufacturing group's deficits occurred.
Meanwhile, trade balance in Colombia between January and September was 4,438.0 million FOB deficit.
Meanwhile, trade balance in Colombia between January and September was 4,438.0 million FOB deficit. During this period, the deficit with China increased by $ 414 million in FOB. The move explained that FOB increased $ 292.9 million from mobile phone revenues.
It sold more overseas.
Dane also reported that overseas purchases in September were CIF $ 4,047.8 million, up 8.4% from the same month in 2017. The move was 11.3% growth. The total revenue of the Manufacturas group, which accounts for 78.8% of the CIF value, was $ 3,191.6 million. Agricultural products, food and beverages accounted for 13.4%, vegetables for 7.6% and others for 0.1%.
During this period, 24.6% of overseas purchases went back to the United States. Overseas purchases were followed by China, Mexico, Brazil, Germany, France and India.
Finally, due to the September cut, Colombia's overseas purchases this year were US $ 37,408.6 million CIF, up 8.4% from the same period in 2017.