India’s Commerce and Industry minister to visit Baku
Baku, Azerbaijan, Oct. 21
By Azad Hasanli - Trend:
India’s Minister of Commerce and Industry Nirmala Sitharaman will visit Baku to participate in the 4th meeting of the Azerbaijani-Indian intergovernmental commission in the end of October, the Azerbaijan Entrepreneurs’ Confederation said Oct. 21.
In the framework of her visit, a meeting of entrepreneurs of both countries will be held Oct. 25. Mutual investments and other issues are to be discussed at the meeting.
Deputy Economy Minister Sahil Babayev, President of Azerbaijan’s Confederation of Entrepreneurs Mammad Musayev, Head of Azerbaijan’s Export and Investment Promotion Foundation (AZPROMO) Rufat Mammadov and others will also take part in the event.
According to Azerbaijan’s State Customs Committee, trade turnover between India and Azerbaijan amounted to $316.4 million as of January-September 2016, about $277 million accounting for export to India.
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