Georgia reveals volume of fish exported to Azerbaijan
BAKU, Azerbaijan, Sept.23
By Tamilla Mammadova – Trend:
Some 41 tons of chilled or fresh fish worth $208,400 were exported from Georgia to Azerbaijan in the first eight months under the 0302 trademark, Trend reports via the National Statistics Office of Georgia (Geostat).
During the same period, 1,22.6 tons of frozen fish worth $3.07 million under the 0303 trademark and 19 tons of fish fillets worth $51,000 under the 0304 trademark got exported from Georgia to Azerbaijan.
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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