Azerbaijan's foreign trade turnover increases by 13 percent
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  • 12:11 16 April 2019

Azerbaijan's foreign trade turnover increases by 13 percent

In January and February of the current year, legal entities and individuals of Azerbaijan carried out trade operations with the partners in 144 countries, exported products to 86 countries and imported from 138 countries, ONA reports citing the State Statistics Committee of Azerbaijan.

The foreign trade turnover in January-February 2019 amounted to USD 5 121,2 mln, including the export value of USD 2 955,4 mln., the import value- USD 2 165,8 mln., resulting in a positive trade surplus of USD 789,6 mln.

Foreign trade turnover increased by 13 per cent, imports by 49,1 per cent while export decreased by 4 per cent as compared to January-February of the previous year. In real terms, the trade turnover increased by 6,1 per cent, including imports by 18,7 per cent, exports by 0,1 per cent.

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