Tax Minister Mikayil Jabbarov: Turnover in trade sector increased by 24%

20.05.2019,18:01


May 20, Fineko/abc.az. Tax Minister Mikayil Jabbarov said that tax revenues increased much compared with the previous year and the overwhelming majority of tax revenues was transferred from the non-oil sector.

"Trade turnover grew by about 24%. The total turnover in the retail trade was about 35% and in the catering sector 15%. These are very high figures. The number of labor contracts in the non-oil sector for the first four months of this year increased by 58,000. These figures clearly show that the steps taken are effective," the tax minister emphasized.