Azerbaijani State Customs Committee Divulges Volume of Commodity Turnover with CIS in Q1

Business Materials 29 April 2008 14:50 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, 29 April / Trend / Some $446,414,700 worth of goods has been imported to Azerbaijan from CIS (Commonwealth of Independent States) which makes up 33.01% of the total import into the country, the State Customs Committee of Azerbaijan said.

Mineral fuel, grain crops, equipment, mechanical facilities and ferrous metallurgy products have been imported to Azerbaijan from CIS.

The export of Azerbaijani goods to CIS totaled $308,440,300 (19.98% of the total export).

Sugar, confectionery, oil products, chemical substances, animal and vegetable oil, cotton, vegetables and fruits have been exported to CIS.

There is a negative balance of $137,974,400 in import-export operations with CIS.