Dubai’s GDP reaches Dh389 billion
Dubai Statistics Center (DSC) has revealed that Dubai’s real gross domestic product (GDP) reached Dh389 billion in 2017 compared to Dh379 billion in 2016, an increase of 2.8%.
to DSC, the growth was fuelled by the performance of strategic sectors that
accounted for 72.2% of total growth in 2017.
The transportation and storage sector was the biggest contributor to total economic growth at 18.5%, surpassing wholesale and retail trade, traditionally the largest sector in the emirate. The wholesale and retail trade sector’s contribution to growth stood at 8.3%.
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Source: Gulf News