List of most exported goods of nonoil sector this year presented


July 30, Fineko/abc.az. The first place in the list of nonoil products exported for Jan-Jun 2019 belongs to tomatoes ($138.1 million). Tomatoes are followed by seed-free cotton ($74.9 million), and the 3rd place was occupied by gold (unprocessed gold not used for cutting coins).

This information was published in July’s issue of journal Export Review of the Center for Analysis of Economic Reforms & Communications.

For the 1st half of the year the export of fruits and vegetables totaled $318.4 million, plastics and products from them $103.3 million, cotton fiber  $75.7 million, electricity $51.9 million, aluminum and products from it $46.7 million, chemical products $45.6 million, ferrous metals and products from them $30 million, exports of cotton yarn $14.6 million, and alcoholic & non-alcoholic beverages $15.5 million.

Compared with the relevant period of 2018, export of cotton fiber increased 2.6-fold, alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages 2.2-fold, chemical products by 49%, cotton yarn by 47%, plastics and products from them by 44%, fruits and vegetables by 15%.