Imports of Services rebounds
Imports of Services accelerated to
9.9 percent in the fourth quarter of 2017, which was faster than the 0.5 percent recorded during the same period in 2016. Travel contributed the most to the growth, which grew by 8.7 percent. This was faster than the 3.8 percent growth posted in the previous year. Moreover, Miscellaneous Services, Transportation and Insurance grew by 11.9 percent, 12.5 percent and 7.0 percent, respectively.
On the other hand, Government pulled down the growth of the sector with negative