T6.6-1 MAJOR IMPORT COMMODITIES IN VOLUME 1997
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- | | Volume | Increase (Jan.-May) Commodity | Unit |----------------------| over the Same Period | | May | Jan.-May | of Last Year (%) -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Cereals and Cereal Flour | 1,000,000 tn | 0.53 | 2.00 | -54.9 Wheat | 1,000,000 tn | 0.25 | 0.81 | -74.8 Edible Vegetable Oil | | | | (incl. palm oil) | 1,000,000 tn | 0.18 | 0.98 | -19.5 Sugar | 1,000,000 tn | 0.08 | 0.21 | -42.9 Cigarette | 1,000,000 cr | 1.94 | 17.68 | -44.6 Natural Rubber | 1,000,000 tn | 0.04 | 0.19 | 6.1 Synthetic Rubber | 1,000 tn | 39.77 | 164.06 | 15.5 Wood in the Rough | 1,000,000 cu.m| 0.44 | 1.57 | 26.0 Pulp | 1,000,000 tn | 0.21 | 0.67 | 67.6 Wool(incl. wool top) | 1,000 tn | 17.61 | 76.94 | -20.6 Cotton | 1,000,000 tn | 0.08 | 0.39 | 5.4 Synthetic Fibres for Spinning | 1,000,000 tn | 0.09 | 0.40 | 14.8 Iron Ore | 1,000,000 tn | 4.71 | 18.61 | 3.8 Coppor Ore | 1,000,000 tn | 0.15 | 0.41 | 25.2 Crude Petroleum Oil | 1,000,000 tn | 1.80 | 11.71 | 33.7 Refined Petroleum Oil | 1,000,000 tn | 1.98 | 8.41 | 56.7 Medical and Pharmaceutical | | | | Products | 1,000 tn | 1.89 | 7.40 | 2.5 Fertilizers | 1,000,000 tn | 2.34 | 7.95 | 13.1 Plastics in Primary Forms | 1,000,000 tn | 0.70 | 3.27 | 3.2 Bovine or Equine Leather | 1,000 tn | 44.92 | 188.16 | 11.8 Plywood | 1,000,000 cu.m| 0.09 | 0.37 | -7.0 Paper and Paperboard | 1,000,000 tn | 0.51 | 2.07 | 51.7 Yarn of Synthetic Fibres | 1,000 tn | 67.51 | 295.07 | 16.6 Cotton Woven Fabrics | 1,000,000 m | 155.46 | 625.46 | 3.9 Woven Fabrics of Synthetic | | | | Filament Yarn | 1,000,000 m | 244.45 | 939.48 | 8.2 Knitted or Crocheted Fabrics | 1,000 tn | 41.74 | 154.29 | 22.4 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Disk name:May661.wks