Azerbaijan cuts car imports by over one-third
Baku, Azerbaijan, Aug. 19
By Emil Ismayilov - Trend:
In January-July, Azerbaijan imported 38,338 vehicles versus 58,258 in the same period of last year, according to a statistical report from Azerbaijani State Customs Committee.
The committee said some 34,618 vehicles, out of those imported to Azerbaijan in this period, were the cars and motor vehicles designed for passenger transportation. In January-July 2013, this figure was 52,673.
In total Azerbaijan imported 104,385 cars in 2013, versus 101,255 in 2012.
Some 94,879 cars out of the imported ones were the cars and motor vehicles designed to transport passengers (versus 89,652 in 2012).
During the reporting period the country also imported 3,263 trucks compared to 4,486 trucks in January-July, 2013.
In 2013, Azerbaijan imported 7,823 trucks versus 9,433 in 2012.
The remainder of cars imported over seven months accounted for other types of transportation vehicles.
Edited by CN