1.038 billion dinars in ACC's exports in 9 months02/10/2023
The value of certificates of origin issued by the Amman Chamber of Commerce during the past nine months of this year, for exporting goods and commodities to Arab and foreign countries, increased by 57.9 percent, compared to the same period in 2022.
According to statistical data from the Chamber obtained by the Jordanian News Agency (Petra), the value of certificates of origin issued by Amman’s trade during the past nine months of the current year amounted to 1.038 billion dinars, compared to about 658 million dinars for the same period last year.
According to statistical data, the number of certificates of origin issued by the Chamber during the past nine months of the current year reached 27,650 certificates, compared to 27,036 certificates for the same period last year, an increase of 2.3 percent.
The certificates of origin issued by the Chamber during the past nine months of the current year went to many countries, led by Saudi Arabia with 7,117 certificates, the United Arab Emirates 3,053, Iraq 1,603, Egypt 826, then Switzerland with 16 certificates.
Exports were distributed to Iraq at a value of 433 million dinars, the United Arab Emirates at about 154 million dinars, Saudi Arabia at 81 million dinars, Switzerland at 73 million dinars, then Egypt at a value of 72.7 million dinars.
According to statistical data, exports of foreign products (re-exports) amounted to about 442 million dinars, agricultural products amounted to about 134 million dinars, industrial products amounted to about 130 million dinars, then Arabic products with a value of 121 million dinars and the rest for other products.
It is noteworthy that the Chamber issues certificates of origin for agricultural and animal products and raw Jordanian natural resources, for foreign goods that are re-exported, and for foreign goods purchased from the local market under specific conditions.
Certificates of origin are also issued for Jordanian industrial products according to the exporter’s request, based on the original factory invoice certified by a chamber of industry and an original certificate of origin.