UK’s new envoy on trade with Azerbaijan appointed
Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan. 15
By Anakhanum Khidayatova - Trend:
The UK prime minister's new envoy on the development of trade relations with Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan and Kazakhstan has been appointed, said the UK government.
Lord John Jacob Astor, the new envoy, has replaced Charles Hendry.
According to the Azerbaijani State Customs Committee, the trade turnover between Azerbaijan and the UK decreased twofold, amounting to $472.07 million in January-November 2015.