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  5/5/2014, Iyar 5, 5774

Israeli Exports Up 16,000 Times since 1948


Since the founding of the modern state of Israel, exports have grown 16,000 times, from about six million dollars in 1948 to about $95 billion in 2013, according to figures released Monday by the Israeli Export Institute.

The greatest acceleration in export growth took place since 1990, becoming 5.5 times greater by 2013.