Over 90% of Construction Materials Produced by Private Sector in Azerbaijan – State Committee
Azerbaijan, Baku, 18 June / corr. Trend S. Babayeva/ There was a drop in the volume of building materials in Azerbaijan in January to May, the State Statistics Committee said.
The production of building constructions of cement and concrete mix decreased by 39%, asphalt by 24.1% and brick -39%. At present, 91.6% of building materials is produced in the private sector.
|Types of products||Volume of Output January and May 2008||As compared to last, in %||Finished Commodity Reserves for 1 June 2008|
|Production of Cement, Lime, and Gypsum|
|Cement (ths tons)||617.7||99||15.9|
|Constructional Gypsum (ths tons)||11,669,2||179.3||943.9|
|Constructional Limestone (ths tons)||60.2||50.5||4.3|
|Cement Constructions (ths cu m)||18.4||96.3||5|
|Cement/Concrete Constructional Blocks (ths tons)||4.316||2.2 times||277.3|
|Finished Concrete Mix (ths tons)||717||101.6||-|
|Asbestos-Cement Slabs (Slates) (ths Square meters)||101.5||75.9||-|