Baku to host Azerbaijani-Uzbek business forum
Azerbaijan, Baku, Oct.9 / Trend, J. Nasibova /
A delegation from Uzbekistan headed by the country's Deputy Prime Minister Ulugbek Rozukulov will arrive on an official visit to Azerbaijan, the Azerbaijani Export and Investment Promotion Foundation (AZPROMO) official website reported on Tuesday.
The visit of the Azerbaijan-Uzbekistan Business Forum is being organised with the support of AZPROMO and the Economic Development Ministry of Azerbaijan and will be held in Baku on Oct.11.
The event will be attended by entrepreneurs from Uzbekistan operating in the fields of agriculture, heavy industry, textiles, building materials, agricultural machinery production and other sectors.
Trade turnover between Azerbaijan and Uzbekistan in 2011 amounted to $72.44 million, where $50.5 million accounted for the share of imports.