This week, 1087 truckloads (28,788 tons) of goods entered the Gaza Strip via the crossings, in addition to exports from the Gaza Strip.
Communicated by COGAT (Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories)
Overall, 1,097 truckloads (28,788 tons) were unloaded at the crossings.
Kerem Shalom crossing was closed on Tuesday due to construction work conducted at the crossing as part of the plan to expand the crossing capacity. The crossing operated on Friday instead.
23% increase in the number of people that crossed through the Erez crossing
198 international organization staff members entered Israel.
164 international organization staff members entered the Gaza Strip.
385 patients and accompanying individuals crossed into Israel and the West Bank.
2.64% increase in the number of truckloads delivered into the Gaza Strip
779 truckloads (16,372 tons) were imported to the Gaza Strip.
576 tons of cooking gas was transferred.
The Palestinian Authority stopped ordering fuel for the power plant as of the second week in January.
50% increase in the number of truckloads delivered into the Gaza Strip
308 truckloads (12,416 tons) were imported to the Gaza Strip.
10 truckloads were exported from the Gaza Strip this week including:
6 truckloads of flowers and 4 truckloads of strawberries.
Private sector vs. international organizations
931 truckloads of goods were imported by the private sector , while 156 truckloads were transferred to the international organizations operating in Gaza.
Detailed itemization of goods delivered to the Gaza Strip – in truckloads
Milk Powder and Baby Food 5
Cooking Oil 24
Produce (Fruits and Vegetables) 46
Meat, Chicken and Fish Products 16
Dairy Products 24
Mixed/ Additional Food Products 123
Total Food Products 365
Glass , Aluminum and Wood Profiles 30
Total Construction Materials 295
Animal Food 50
Ceramics and Plumbing 50
Electrical Products 31
Inputs for Agriculture 46
Hygiene Products 21
Medicine and Medical Equipment 3
Clothing and Footwear 31
Essential Humanitarian Products 140
Mixed/ Additional Products 23
Textiles (blankets, mattresses, sheets) 10
Total Truckloads 1,087
Total Weight (tons) 28,788