Azerbaijani State Customs Committee Divulges Trade Turnover with CIS

Business Materials 2 February 2008 12:58 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, 2 February / Trend / In 2007, Azerbaijan's import from CIS countries comprised $1.9bln (33.31% of country's overall import), the State Customs Committee reported.

Azerbaijan imported from CIS countries mineral fuel, grain-crops, equipment, mechanical plants, and ferrous metallurgy products.

Azerbaijan's export to CIS totalled $1.1bln (18.20% of overall export).

The goods exported to CIS were sugar, sugar confectionery, oil products, chemical substances, butter and vegetable oil, cotton, vegetables and fruits.

The import-export operation resulted in a red ink of $798.8mln.