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October 31, 2013 "Total expenditure on Merchandise imports during January to July 2013 was valued at US$3,616.7 million, decreasing by US$212.7 million when compared to the US$3,829.4 million recorded in the similar 2012 period. Earnings from total exports during January to July 2013 review period and the similar 2012 period both were valued at US$978.2 million. During the 2013 review period the merchandise trade deficit was US$2,638.5 million, compared to US$2,851.2 million in the same period for 2012."Read more
October 31, 2013 "The Producer Price Index for the Mining & Quarrying industry increased by 0.7 per cent for themonth of September. This resulted mainly from the depreciation of the Jamaican dollar via-a-vis the American Dollar. The Manufacturing industry recorded an advance in producer prices of 0.5 per cent. " Read more
September 16, 2013

"As represented by the All Jamaica ‘All Divisions’ Consumer Price Index, the inflation rate for August 2013 compared to July 2013 rose by  0.4 per cent. The index for the current month of August 2013 was 201.6. "Read More

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