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  • The Agro-Industrial sector is one the major contributors to the Lebanese economy. In 2015 (latest available figures) it generated 32.03% of the Industrial sector output and around 4.5% of the country's GDP*, with an estimated size of 1.98 Billion USD*
  • Exports of Agrofood products account for 21.1% of total industrial exports in 2017, and have increased by 4.6% between 2012 and 2017.

*Lebanese National Accounts, 2004-2015 - Report March 2017

 

DISTRIBUTION OF LEBANESE AGRO-INDUSTRIAL EXPORTS BY PRODUCT (%Shares|2017)DISTRIBUTION OF LEBANESE AGRO-INDUSTRIAL EXPORTS BY PRODUCT (%Shares|2017)

Source: Lebanese Customs

 

MAIN DESTINATION OF EXPORTS (2017) 

Country

% Share of Total Exports

Syria

37.1

KSA

7.9

Iraq

7.6

Qatar

4.5

UAE

4.0

Kuwait 3.6
USA 3.1
Netherlands 2.6
Jordan 2.6
Germany 2.4
Canada 2.2
Egypt 2.0
Other 20.3

Source: Lebanese Customs

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