Imports of Services increases
Imports of Services accelerated to
11.8 percent in the third quarter of 2017, which was faster than the 9.8 percent recorded during the same period in 2016. Miscellaneous Services contributed the most to the growth, which grew by 17.2 percent. This was faster than the 3.0 percent growth posted in the previous year. Moreover, Transportation grew by 14.5 percent.
On the other hand, Government pulled down the growth of the sector with
negative 12.8 percent.