Exports via Azerbaijan’s Azexport website up by over 50%

Business Materials 30 April 2019 18:12 (UTC +04:00)

Baku, Azerbaijan, April 30

By Kheyraddin Nasirzade – Trend:

In March 2019, Azerbaijan's Azexport website fulfilled orders for the export of products worth $32.8 million, which is 50.7 percent less than in March 2018, Trend reports citing the Export Review of the Center for Analysis of Economic Reforms and Communication.

For the past 27 months, the website has accepted orders worth $1.17 billion for the supply of non-oil products from Azerbaijan.

The top five importers in January-March 2019 were:


Specific weight


11.5 percent


9.9 percent


6.6 percent


5.9 percent


5.3 percent

The biggest number of orders in January-March 2019 was received for cotton, cottonseed oil, onions, tobacco, wine, pomegranate juice, tea, confectionery, canned vegetables, cosmetics, flowers, hazelnuts, building materials, motor oil, frozen chicken meat.

The Azexport (www.azexport.az) website was created in accordance with the presidential decree "On creating a single database of goods produced in Azerbaijan" dated September 21, 2016.

The objective of the website, which is managed by the Center for Analysis of Economic Reforms and Communication, is to provide information about products of Azerbaijani origin and provide a profitable platform for their sale in foreign and domestic markets.

(1.7 AZN = 1 USD on April 30)


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