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Industry
  • The sector accounts for around 6.2% of national output and employs around 140,000 people, or the equivalent of 25% of the local labor force. It is the second largest employer after the public sector, ahead of other economic sectors.
  • This sector encompasses more than 15 sub-sectors which range in importance in terms of their contribution to GDP and employment.
  • Industrial exports hovered at 2.15 USD Billion by the end of 2017.

 

DISTRIBUTION OF INDUSTRIAL EXPORTS BY PRODUCT (% Shares l 2017)

DISTRIBUTION OF INDUSTRIAL EXPORTS BY PRODUCT (% Shares l 2017)

Source: Lebanese Customs

 

MAIN DESTINATION OF EXPORTS (%Shares|2017) 

Country

% Share of Total Exports

Turkey

33.7

Syrian Arab Republic

13.1

Bangladesh

6.1

Brazil

5.1

Iraq 3.2
Italy 3.1
KSA 3.0
Egypt 3.0
Spain 2.7
Korea 2.6
Iran 2.2
Greece 1.5
Qatar 1.4
Cyprus 1.4
Kuwait 1.3
Jordan 1.2
India 1.0
Other 10.7

Source: Lebanese Customs

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