Spending on wheat imports increased


June 16, Fineko/abc.az. Azerbaijan's spending on the purchase of wheat from abroad has increased, that is linked with rising prices in the global market, ABC.AZ informs with reference to the monthly report of the State Customs Committee.

Over Jan-May 2021 Azerbaijan imported 392,213 tons of wheat for $99.808 million.

For comparison, the statistical value of imported wheat grew by 33.7% and its quantity by 14.7%.

For Jan-May 2020 Azerbaijan imported 341,835 tons of wheat for $74.614 million.