Georgian import of medical products from Turkey down

Business Materials 23 February 2021 13:43 (UTC +04:00)
Georgian import of medical products from Turkey down

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Feb.23

By Tamilla Mammadova – Trend:

Georgia imported 23.3 tons of medical products totaling $3.1 million from Turkey in January 2021 Trend reports referring to the National Statistics Office (Geostat).

On an annual basis, Georgia decreased medical imports from Turkey by 8 tons.

Over the same period last year, 31 tons were exported by Georgia to Turkey for a total amount of $2.6 million.

Turkey ranked second in Georgia’s commodity circulation in the reporting period.

In January 2020, total imports from Turkey to Georgia amounted to $92,880 million. In turn, Georgia exported goods worth $21,427 million to Turkey. The foreign trade turnover of Georgia with Turkey in the reporting period exceeded $114.308 million, which is 15 percent of Georgia's total trade turnover.

The external merchandise trade (excluding non-declared trade) of Georgia amounted to $762.5 million in January 2021, which is 16.5 percent lower in comparison to the same month of 2020.

The exports equaled $224.4 million (16.2 percent lower), while the imports stood at $538.1 million (16.6 percent lower).


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