Over 10,000 MoCI certificates of origin issued

MUSCAT: The Ministry of Commerce and Industry said that the number of certificates of origin issued by its departments during the third quarter of 2017 amounted to 10,319, an increase of 16 per cent compared to the same period of 2016, which stood at 8,892 certificates. The Department of Statistics in the Ministry of Commerce and Industry pointed out that the number of certificates issued during the third quarter of 2017 in the Governorate of Muscat amounted to 2,299, a rise of 4.8 per cent over the same period of 2016.
672 certificates were issued in Ibri, a 52 per cent increase over 2016. This is due to the increase in the number of deliveries to Daleel Petroleum Company from 4 shipments per day to 8 shipments. 16 certificates in Sur, 48 in Khasab, compared to 15 certificates in the same period of 2016. Certificates of origin at Al Buraimi also recorded an increase of 17.7 per cent through the issuance of 386 certificates compared to 328 issued in the same period in 2016. — ONA