Bahrain’s January-April Exports to China Rise 68%, Al-Wasat Says

Bahrain’s exports to China increased 68 percent, to $210 million, in the first four months of 2012 from a year earlier, al-Wasat reported, citing Guo Hu, who heads the commercial section at China’s Bahrain embassy.

The increase is “probably” due to a rise in petrochemicals sales, the newspaper cited Guo Hu as saying.

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