Cost of food imports increased by 16%


June 22, Fineko/ Over Jan-May 2022, the cost of foodstuffs imported in Azerbaijan totaled $875.067 million.

According to calculations made on the basis of State Customs Committee’s report, the cost of food imports grew by 16% compared with a year ago.

In general, in the first 5 months of 2022, the share of food products in the country's total imports made up 17.04% (0.15 p.p. less against the relevant term of 2021).