GOODS TURNOVER BETWEEN AZERBAIJAN, TURKEY EXCEEDS $283M
Since the beginning of 2005 goods turnover between Azerbaijan and Turkey comprised over $283m. the State Statistics Committee (SSC) told Trend Azerbaijan imported $180.3m worth of goods from Turkey, or 7% of the entire import.
$103.5m of the total falls on export from Azerbaijan to Turkey. The SSC also noted that Turkey with a share of 6.4% is referred to countries which carried out goods turnover with Azerbaijan in big volumes.
In this period Azerbaijan imported from Turkey iron wares, electric appliances, foodstuff, but exported to Turkey oil products, cotton, chemical substances, tobacco and leather wares.
Touching upon the amount of the goods turnover between the two countries in 2004 the SSC said last year the figure was $407.4m, or $105.4m more than previous year.