Baku to host Azerbaijani-Russian business forum
Baku, Azerbaijan, April 24
By Azad Hasanli - Trend:
The Azerbaijani-Russian business forum will be held in Baku on April 28 as part of the visit of a delegation of the Tomsk region of Russia to Azerbaijan, Azerbaijan Export and Investment Promotion Foundation (AZPROMO) said.
The business forum will be organized by AZPROMO and the Azerbaijani-Russian Chamber of Business Cooperation. The Russian companies, representing the healthcare, power engineering, ICT, furniture production and other areas, will attend the forum.
According to the Azerbaijani State Customs Committee, Russia ranks fifth in the list of foreign trade partners of Azerbaijan. The trade turnover between Azerbaijan and Russia amounted to $396.06 million as of the first quarter of 2015 or by 5 percent less than in the same period of 2014. Some $334.9 million accounted for the exports from Russia to Azerbaijan in January-March 2015.
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