Russia remains Tajikistan’s major trade partner
Azerbaijan, Baku, Dec. 22 / Trend V.Zhavoronkova/
Russia remains the major trade partner of Tajikistan, Avesta.tj reported on Thursday with reference to the Tajikistan's Statistics Agency.
Tajikistan's trade turnover with Russia exceeded $950 million from early 2011. Primary aluminum, cotton fiber and dried fruits are among the major exported products from Tajikistan to Russia.
Import from Russia made up 30.6 percent of the total volume of import to Tajikistan during the period.
Tajikistan's trade turnover with Turkey exceeded $558.6 million during 11 months of 2011, from which the export from Tajikistan amounted to $491 million, and import from Turkey made up $67.6 million.
Tajikistan's export exceeded $1.1 billion and import - $ 2.8 billion during the first eleven months of 2011.