Tomatoes are main export of Azerbaijan


July 30, Fineko/abc.az. In the period of the further process of normalization, the volume of foreign trade in June amounted to $2.4 bn, exports in the country for the current period amounted to $1.4 bn and imports $997.1 million.

ABC.AZ reports that this statistical data was presented in the July’s issue of the Export Review.

Export growth in the non-oil sector amounted to 33.7%, reaching $254.9 million. It can also be noted that in June, the share of non-oil exports in the total export volume approached 20%.

Over Jan-Jun 2021 tomatoes ($123.6 million) occupy the 1st place in the list of exported goods of the non–oil sector. In this list, refined cotton took the 2nd place ($121.9 million), and gold - the 3rd ($107.9 million).