According to figures presented by United Nations Statistical Office, the variable went up negligibly by 0.26% compared to the previous year. Plastic export climbed barely by 522 416 US Dollar, in contrast to the prior year when it dropped by 6.25 percent. The overall changes for the previous 28 years hit an increase of 69 017.89%. Though, it has shown a drop at a 0.02% compound average annual growth rate over the 5 years with a negligible overall growth since the start of observations. It averaged 65 824 425.29 US Dollar from 1989 to 2016 and it attained its all-time high of 216 570 352 US Dollar in 2012 and record low of 287 845 US Dollar in 1989.