Dubai, United Arab Emirates (CNN) – The volume of trade exchange between the emirate of Dubai and Israel during the past five months has reached one billion dirhams, the Dubai Government Media Office announced on Saturday.
The office revealed on its official Twitter page that imports from Israel amounted to 325 million dirhams (approximately $ 89 million), while the value of exports amounted to 607 million dirhams (approximately $ 165 million) and the volume of what is known as “transit” reached 98.7 million dirhams ( Almost $ 27 million).
The products Dubai imported from Israel included: mechanical and medical equipment, electronic devices, flat screens, diamonds, vegetables and fruits.
In return, Dubai exported to Israel: lubricants, perfumes, engine parts, smartphones, and diamonds.
The center revealed that the weight of exports was 5.4 thousand tons, while the weight of imports reached 718 tons and the volume of transit was 52.4 tons.