Azerbaijani customs committee releases trade turnover stats with CIS for 2008
Azerbaijan, Baku, Jan. 24/ Trend , U. Ismayilova/
Azerbaijan imported goods worth $2.15 billion from the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) in 2008, or 32.67 percent of the country's total imports, the State Customs Committee said.
Azerbaijan mainly imported grain (16.65 percent of total import), land vehicles (12.11 percent) ferrous metals (6.86 percent) and equipment and mechanical devices (6.29 percent).
Azerbaijan exported goods worth $1.61 billion (3.39 percent of total export) to the CIS.
Azerbaijan mainly exported mineral fuels, oil products, bitumen minerals (36.36 percent of total export), fruits (9 percent) and animal and vegetable oil (7.58 percent) to the CIS.
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