Saudi Arabia’s imports down 5% in April

June 10, 2014 1:16 am

According to data from Saudi Arabia’s Central Department of Statistics and Information, the country’s imports dropped 5% year-on-year in April, the sixth drop in a row, while growth in non-oil exports slowed to 0.4%, the slowest rate in a year, Reuters has reported. Nonoil exports account for around 12% of the overall exports of Saudi Arabia.