Georgia reduces export of cattle to Azerbaijan

Business Materials 21 January 2021 16:49 (UTC +04:00)
Georgia reduces export of cattle to Azerbaijan

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Jan. 21

By Tamilla Mammadova – Trend:

Georgia exported 5,583.94 tons of cattle to Azerbaijan in the amount of $13.83 million in 2020, Trend reports referring to the report of the Georgian National Statistics Office (Geostat).

During the reporting period, the cost of cattle exported to Azerbaijan increased by $3.74 million or 37 percent, and the volume decreased by 83.1 tons or 1.4 percent.

In 2019, Georgia exported 5,667.04 tons of cattle to Azerbaijan worth $10.09 million.

In 2020, the volume of trade between Georgia and Azerbaijan amounted to $934.4 million.

According to the document, Azerbaijan, with a share of 8.2 percent in Georgia's trade turnover, ranked fourth among Georgia's trade partners after Turkey, Russia and China last year.

Last year, Georgia's exports to Azerbaijan decreased by 13.2 percent and amounted to $441.2 million.

In the reporting year, the total value of products imported by Georgia from Azerbaijan amounted to $493.1 million, which is 11.7 percent less than in 2019.


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