Geostat reveals volume of citrus fruits exported by Georgia to Azerbaijan
BAKU, Azerbaijan, Sept. 22
By Tamilla Mammadova – Trend:
Georgia exported 540.6 tons of fresh or dried citrus fruits to Azerbaijan, Trend reports referring to the National Statistics Office of Georgia (Geostat).
Exports in monetary terms amounted to $474,500.
The export was carried out in all months of the current year, except for April.
For 8 months of last year, Georgia sold 201.9 tons of citrus fruits to Azerbaijan for $101,400.
Georgia exported products to Azerbaijan in the amount of $84.2 million from January through August this year. In January-August of this year, Georgia imported products worth $309.5 million from Azerbaijan.
In January-August of this year, the volume of trade turnover between Georgia and Azerbaijan amounted to $594 million. Compared to last year, the volume of trade turnover between Georgia and Azerbaijan decreased by 13 percent.
The share of Azerbaijan in the total trade turnover of Georgia amounted to 8.5 percent. This means the fourth place among the trading partners of the neighboring country after Turkey, Russia, and China.
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