Production of whiskey for export to Russia increased much in Azerbaijan

17:26 - 20.05.2024

May 20, Fineko/ Azerbaijan increased exports of alcoholic beverages to the Russian Federation in the first quarter of 2024.

ABC.AZ reports that this data is reflected in the official statistics.

In the 1st quarter of the year, Azerbaijan’s exports to its northern neighbor amounted to a total of 123,900 decaliters. The value of exports reached $3.97 million.

In the 1st quarter of 2023, our country exported 100,000 decaliters of alcoholic beverages for $2.61 million to the Russian Federation.

The cost index this year is 52% higher than a year earlier.

Whiskey occupies the largest share in Azerbaijan's exports. 75,900 decaliters or $2.48 million worth of whiskey produced by Azerbaijan was exported to this country.