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The chart below shows the value of one country’s exports in various categories during 2015 and 2016. The table shows the percentage change in each category or exports in 2016 compared with 2015.
Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features and make comparisons where relevant.
Write at least 150 words.
The total worth of exports of five different products and the rate of change in their values from a country between 2015 and 2016 is depicted in the given charts.
Overall, it is understood that except gems and jewellery, all the other exports showed a positive trend during the period.
As per the first chart, the pattern of exports of both oil and engineering products was almost in a similar range (between $57 billion and $63 billion). When the former had a positive push in exports by 3%, the latter performed better, which was by 8.5%.
Other areas where exports looked progressive were textiles and agrarian products. The total worth of textiles which was exported jumped from about $26 billion to almost $31 billion between the years, which was the highest ever growth recorded (15.24%). There was also an increase in the agrarian exports, but it was comparatively less (0.81%).
The only exception was noted in the case of the exports of gems and jewellery, when it exhibited a negative growth of 5.18% (from $42 billion to $40 billion).