ECONOMY

Exports from Crete nearly double y-o-y

exports-from-crete-nearly-double-y-o-y

Exports of Cretan products nearly doubled in the first half of the year on an annual basis, climbing from 152 million euros in H1 of 2014 to 295 million in January-June 2015, according to the Exporters’ Association of Crete.

Olive oil accounted for 57 percent of the value of Cretan products heading abroad, the association said.