Over 20% of Azerbaijan’s stored food products sold in 1Q18
Baku, Azerbaijan, April 9
By Anvar Mammadov - Trend:
Azerbaijan’s Food Products Procurement and Supply JSC stored 50.4 million tons of food products worth 118.06 million manats in the first quarter of 2018, the company told Trend April 9.
The company said that it intends to fully sell the volume of procured products during the year.
In the first quarter of 2018, 20.8 percent of the stored volume of products was sold, according to the company.
“In the first quarter of this year, Food Products Procurement and Supply JSC supplied state procurers with food products in the volume of 10.48 million tons,” the company said. “During the reporting period, 231,150 tons of fish and fish products, 17,710 tons of canned vegetables, 105,890 tons of vegetable oils, 815,400 tons of meat and meat products, 422,280 tons of beverages, 446,110 tons of fruits and berries, 291,910 tons of various cereals, 1.65 million tons of milk and dairy products, 2.53 million tons of vegetables, 3.03 million tons of flour and flour products and so on were sold to the procurers.”
The cost of the sold food products amounted to 24.49 million manats.
(1.7 manats = 1 USD on April 9)