Bali reports decline in textiles exports

Bali reports decline in  textiles  exports

Photo documnet of Bali textile. (tenunindonesia.com)

The export earning fell despite an increase in volume because of shrinking price.
Denpasar (ANTARA News) - Bali`s exports of textile and textile products (TTP) shrank 19.83 percent in value to US$100.65 million in 2012 from US$125.54 million in the previous year.

The export earning fell despite an increase in volume because of shrinking price, I Ketut Teneng, chief spokesman of the Bali provincial administration, said.

Bali`s TTP exports rose 3.02 percent in volume to 45.51 million pieces in 2012, Ketut Teneng said here on Wednesday.

He said TTP contributes 20.89 percent to Bali`s total export earning of US$481.83 million in 2012.

Bali`s TTP export destinations include the United States, accounting for 23.44 percent, Australia accounting for 17.75 percent, Japan for 5.51 percent, Singapore for 5.35 percent , the Netherlands for 0.83 percent , Germany for 1.82 percent and Britain for 6.22 percent, etc.
 (Uu.AS/D/H-ASG/O001)

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