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Import of asbestos brake linings and pads to Tanzania falls in 2016

According to new numbers presented by United Nations Statistical Office, the indicator slightly dropped by 0.73 percent in comparison with the prior year. Asbestos import hardly declined by 7 734 kilogram, as it follows the tendency of the previous year when it diminished by 48.54%. Tanzania saw a decrease of 46.8% in asbestos import over the past 22 years. Moreover, it has shown a drop at a 0.14% compound average annual growth rate during the five years with a slight overall growth since the start of observations. It averaged 678 694.32 kilogram from 1995 to 2016 and it hit its all-time high of 2 197 705 kilogram in 2012 and record low of 21 283 kilogram in 2000.

Import of asbestos brake linings and pads to Tanzania falls in 2016
Date Kilogram Variation
2016 1 058 901.00 -0.73
2015 1 066 635.00 -48.54
2014 2 072 639.00 17.47
2013 1 764 378.00 -19.72
2012 2 197 705.00 103.6
2011 1 079 407.00 28.23
2010 841 786.00 44.32
2009 583 285.00 6.18
2008 549 321.00 125.34
2007 243 772.00 18.61

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