Baku, Azerbaijan, May 5
By Anvar Mammadov - Trend:
The Azerbaijani-Italian business forum will be held on June 13 in Rome, said the message issued by Azerbaijan Export and Investment Promotion Foundation (AZPROMO) May 5.
The business forum will be organized within the 4th meeting of the Azerbaijani-Italian intergovernmental commission on economic cooperation, said the message.
Italy is one of Azerbaijan's main trade partners.
Italy took the first place in the list of Azerbaijan's foreign trade partners in the first quarter of 2016, according to Azerbaijan's State Customs Committee. The trade turnover between the two countries totaled $462.44 million, which is the 12.82 percent of the total volume of Azerbaijan's foreign trade operations.
Meanwhile, goods worth $368 million (20.67 percent of the total volume) were exported to Italy during the first quarter of 2016.
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