The first three quarters of fiscal 2008, the Afghan carpet exports 108 million U.S. dollars

According to reports, Afghan officials in the Export Promotion Bureau in accordance with Ahmat Zarif, told the media that the first three quarters of fiscal 2008 (April 2008 -12 months) the Arab-Israeli carpet export 108 million U.S. dollars, compared with the previous year 170 million U.S. dollars during the same period fell 65 %.

Ahmat Zarif said in accordance with, in spite of the Export Promotion Bureau to promote the Arab-Israeli carpet exports in the inside and outside the organization and participated in several international exhibitions, but the effect was not obvious, most of the Arab-Israeli carpet to paste Pakistan trademarks of exports, the currency against the U.S. dollar last year, Pakistan appeared substantial depreciation of equal indirectly affected by the financial crisis.

Ah carpet manufacturers and traders of carpet exports dropped showing dissatisfaction, calling the Albanian government to take measures to assist the expansion of carpet exports in order to enhance the national economy.