Azerbaijan`s foreign trade turnover exceeds $16 bn for 2019


August 16, Fineko/abc.az. The State Statistics Committee reports that country's foreign trade turnover amounted to $16.87 bn for Jan-Jun 2019.

Cost of exports totaled $9.85 bn and imports $7.15 bn. As a result, trade surplus of $2.835 bn was formed. Compared with Jan-Jun 2018, foreign trade turnover in actual terms grew by 15.2%, including import by 50.5%, while export decreased by 1.4%. In real terms, the turnover increased by 6.5%, including import by 19.6% and exports by 0.4%.

According to the State Customs Committee, Top 5 of countries where Azerbaijan exported products most of all are Italy, Turkey, China, India and Germany.

Top 5 of states which imported most of all products from Azerbaijan for the reported term are Switzerland, Russia, Turkey, China and the U.S.