- Search Results
 
 
3 Global Regions Make 80.2% Import Payments To Liberia
Date Uploaded: Apr 06, 2017

Montserrado County Flag

 

3 Global Regions Make 80.2% Import Payments To Liberia

By Catherine B. Nyenkan

MONROVIA, April 5 (LINA) -Three global regions made a total of 80.2 percent imports payments to Liberia in 2016, the Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) has reported.

A CBL report released recently named Asia, Africa and Europe as the top three regions which account for the significant amount of imports payments to Liberia.

According to the report, Asia accounted for 33.4 percent of total imports payments to Liberia, Africa 28.9 percent, while Europe accounted for 17.9 percent of the total payment.

However, the report stated that statistics on sources of imports to Liberia have continuously declined from 2014 to 2016.

The report indicated that at the end of 2016, preliminary statistics showed that trade between Liberia, North America and the Middle East declined by 63.9 percent, North America experienced 33.9 percent, while the Middle East experienced 30.0 percent decline, according to the report.

LINA CBN/JGT/TSS/PTK

 

latest headlines
Judge Kaba Reserves Ruling In E.J. Roye Building Case
Judge Yussuf D. Kaba of the Civil Law Court has reserved ruling in a motion for Declaratory Judgment filed by some individuals calling themselves ...more
CENTAL Raises Eyebrow About Political Parties Spending
The Center for Transparency and Accountability in Liberia (CENTAL) has expressed concern over the expenditure of political parties on fleets of n ...more
LTA, Partners End Int’l Internet Workshop
The Liberia Telecommunications Authority (LTA) and partners have ended a two-day international workshop on ICANN (the Internet Cooperation for As ...more
Liberia To Host GIABA Plenary, Ministerial Meetings
Liberia will host the Intergovernmental Action Group against Money Laundering in West Africa (GIABA) 27th Technical Commission/Plenary and 17th M ...more
GOL, Sweden Sign US$21.6m Accord On Feeder Roads In 7 Counties
The Governments of Liberia and Sweden have signed a US$21.6 million agreement to support the third phase of the Liberia-Swedish Feeder Roads Proj ...more
Defense Ministry Relaxes Camp Ramrod Eviction
The Ministry of Defense has with immediate effect put on hold its notice of eviction to inhabitants of the 72nd Camp Ramrod Barracks in Paynesvil ...more
 
All rights reserved © 2013 - 2014
Liberia News Agency