Azerbaijan decreases import of cars and trucks
Azerbaijan, Baku, Nov. 16 / Trend /
In January-September about 40,000 cars were imported to Azerbaijan. It is 20.7percent less than the same period last year, the State Statistics Committee said.
According to the State Statistics Committee, the total value of cars imported in January-September amounted to about $325 million, or 4.2 percent less than in January-September of 2009.
Some 3,316 trucks were imported to Azerbaijan, or 30.9percent less than the January-September last year. The total value of imported cars totaled more than $80.3 million or 17.7 percent more than last year.
During the report period, the country imported 664 buses, or 16.2 percent less than in January-September last year. Buses worth $33.7 million were imported in January-September, or 11.1 percent less than the same period last year.
About 537 trucks were produced in Azerbaijan in January-September. During this period, about 429 cars were produced, or 14.3 times more than the same period last year.