Azerbaijan reduces energy import
Azerbaijan, Baku, Feb. 20/ Trend /
Azerbaijan imported 266.5 million kilowatt hour energy in 2008 or a-65.6-percent drop from 2008. Total value of import energy was $10.5 million or a-55.1-percent-drop from 2007.
In 2008, cement clinker accounted 890,300 tons of import items (a-23.4-percent rise from 2007) with a total value of $28.5 million (a-19.5-percent-drop from 2007).
About 1.2 million tons of cement was imported (a-53.2-percent rise from 2007) with a total value of $55 million (-39-percent-rise from 2007).
About 549,000 gas, water and electricity meters wee imported which is a-35.1-percent rise from 2007. The total value of import meters was 35.5 million, which is a-9.2-percent-rise from 2007.