BAKU, Azerbaijan, September 12. Trade turnover between Tajikistan and Russia significantly increased from January through July 2022, Trend reports with reference to the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Tajikistan.
According to the ministry, the value of Tajikistan's trade turnover with Russia in seven months of this year reached $908.3 million, which is an increase of 42 percent compared to the same period of last year.
Earlier, during the recent meeting between Russian Minister of Industry and Trade Denis Manturov and Minister of Industry and New Technologies Sherali Kabir, Minister of Economic Development and Trade Zavqi Zavqizoda, Chairman of the State Committee for Investment and State Property Sadi Kodirzoda it was agreed to intensify cooperation regarding industrial parks and free economic zones.
Overall, the trade turnover between Tajikistan and Russia in 2021 increased by 40 percent compared to 2020, totaling $1.4 billion.