Table  15.6 :   EXPORTS BY COUNTRY OF DESTINATION, 2007 - 2011
           
  2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Total 1,384,588.60 1,617,451.60 981,317.94 949,797.71 1,770,329.63
Europe 405,176.85 501,890.46 421,839.11 337,218.65 812,744.68
Austria 484.30 25.22                                     -                               168.28                                 2.08
Belgium 2.31 136.70 19.43                          3,309.72                          2,091.06
Bulgaria                                    -                                      -                                       -                                      -                                      -  
Czech Republic                                    -   12.72                               27.54                             123.37                                 5.03
Denmark 1,395.15 6,491.01 4,735.09                             503.91                          9,750.70
France 102,118.17 141,451.09 110,347.49                      103,389.09                      295,587.50
Germany 21,994.62 43,164.36 33,888.80                        26,841.33                        45,612.35
Greece 2,999.43                                    -   66.85                             532.93                               30.63
Italy 58,306.33 134,426.36 125,663.86                        88,064.56                      177,242.36
Ireland                                    -   264.79                                     -                                 61.88                        58,254.64
Luxembourg                                    -   146.67                                     -                                      -                                      -  
Malta                                    -   66.43 491.62                             202.07                               81.74
Netherland 57,391.87 26,543.31 22,690.01                          4,283.74                        48,266.87
Poland                                    -                                      -                                       -                                 26.55                                 8.72
Portugal                                    -                                   0.90                                     -                                      -                                      -  
Russia                                    -                                      -                                       -                                 12.16                                    -  
Spain 840.57 25,133.82 20,697.92                          7,511.94                        42,375.94
Sweden 341.43 577.16 138.58                          1,552.61                             294.82
Switzerland 9.64 4.67 4,981.18                        10,045.14                          7,393.34
Slovenia 753.01                                    -                                       -                                      -                                      -  
U.K 158,540.01 123,445.26 98,090.75                        90,589.38                      125,746.91
Yugoslavia                                    -                                      -                                       -                                      -                                      -  
Africa 2,058.73 1,475.05 24,448.06 5,135.28 2,067.89
Egypt                                    -   0.33                                     -                                      -                                      -  
Mauritius                                    -                                      -                          21,910.85                                    -                                   4.15
South Africa 11.57 425.90                                     -                                   4.14                                    -  
Seychelles                                    -                                      -                                       -                               243.89                                    -  
Tunisia 2,047.17 1,048.82 2,537.21                          4,887.25                          2,063.74
America 16,789.65 19,422.23 7,644.49 6,445.14 17,034.94
Argentina                                    -                                      -                                       -                                      -                                      -  
Canada 392.27 72.50 41.19 36.72 538.09
Jamaica 429.07                                    -                                       -                                      -                                 25.61
U.S.A. 15,968.31 19,349.73 7,603.30 6,408.42 16,471.23
Oceania                                    -                                      -                                       -                                   0.08                          1,443.50
Australia                                    -                                      -                                       -                                   0.08                          1,443.50
New Zealand                                    -                                      -                                       -                                      -                                      -  
Asia 906,441.21 1,047,633.38 469,915.08 571,604.85 894,713.68
China 157.44 3.32                                     -   3,824.63 410.99
Hong Kong 8,562.74 13,705.63 10,723.59 13,073.37 19,114.62
India 25,340.83 25,025.01 22,142.62 32,113.87 35,851.55
Indonesia                                    -                                      -                                       -                                      -    
Japan 63,083.40 46,273.11 38,991.25 16,480.23 54,258.66
Malaysia 697.79 802.66 869.85 4,318.38 16,934.50
Nepal                                    -                                      -                                       -                                      -                                   5.72
Pakistan                                    -                                      -                                       -                                      -                                      -  
Singapore 10,390.02 3,083.40 848.73 1,812.68 1,294.14
South Korea 22,905.02 1,210.97                                     -   0.18 763.02
Sri Lanka 206,929.15 153,947.84 167,768.14 185,936.75 191,377.87
Taiwan 1,310.69 5,997.36 25,005.76 30,391.29 99,143.18
Thailand 566,511.97 792,374.70 203,565.13 283,653.46 471,377.23
Vietnam 552.16 5,209.40                                     -                                      -                            4,182.18
Middle East 54,122.16 47,030.48 57,471.20 29,393.71 42,324.94
Bahrain                                    -                                      -                                        -                                      -  
Iran 39,056.51 46,127.54 57,414.48 28,344.64 38,350.34
Israel 0.87                                    -                                        -                                      -  
Jordan 50.33 9.09                                      -                                      -  
Kuwait                                    -                                      -                                        -                                   4.27
Lebanon                                    -                                      -                                   1.29                                    -                                      -  
Oman 13,272.12                                    -                                       -                                      -                                 53.49
Saudi Arabia                                    -   0.66                                     -                                      -                                      -  
U.A.E. 1,742.33 893.19 55.43                          1,049.07                          3,916.85
Source:  Maldives Customs Services