Baku, Azerbaijan, Dec. 7
By Anvar Mammadov - Trend:
Over 60 companies with Azerbaijani capital are operating in Belarus, head of the Azerbaijan Export and Investment Promotion Foundation (AZPROMO) Rufat Mammadov said during the Azerbaijan-Belarus business meeting on Dec.7.
He added that there are 31 companies with Belarusian capital in Azerbaijan.
Mammadov noted that investment cooperation and trade relations between the two countries are also developing on an increasing scale.
"A number of Belarusian goods have been on the shelves of Azerbaijani markets for a long time, besides, several Belarusian shops operate in Baku.Azerbaijani products are also supplied to Belarusian stores, facilitated by the opening of an Azerbaijan Trade House in Belarus. I think that the activities of the Trade House will allow us to achieve our goal, " Mammadov said.
The Azerbaijani-Belarusian business meeting kicked off in Baku on Dec.7.
According to the State Customs Committee of Azerbaijan, the trade with Belarus in January-November 2017 amounted to $113.15 million, of which over $ 100 million accounted for the import of Belarusian products.