Import of mobile devices to Azerbaijan up by over 2 times

ICT Materials 15 September 2017 12:08 (UTC +04:00)

Baku, Azerbaijan, Sept. 15


Azerbaijan imported 358,737 mobile phones and other mobile devices worth a total of $32.081 million in January-July 2017, the country’s State Statistics Committee told Trend Sept. 15.

The number of mobile phones imported by the country increased by around 2.3 times in January-July 2017 as compared to January-July 2016.

Azerbaijan imported 156,389 mobile phones in January-July 2016. In terms of value, the figure also increased by 96.5 percent.

On average, more than 51,000 mobile devices have been imported into the country monthly since early 2017.