Azerbaijani Deputy Minister: Azerbaijan's strategic importance in international transportation increased

Azerbaijani Deputy Minister: Azerbaijan
# 02 December 2022 11:47 (UTC +04:00)

"The current geopolitical processes have increased the strategic importance of Azerbaijan in international transportation and led to the growth of transit transportation," Deputy Minister of Digital Development and Transport Rahman Hummetov at the opening ceremony of the "Support to the implementation of the Green Port Concept of Baku Port and strengthening of operational capabilities" project, APA-Economics reports.

According to him, during the ten months of this year, the volume of goods transported in transit from Azerbaijan increased by 75% compared to the same period last year.

The Deputy Minister noted the importance of the Zangezur Corridor not only for Azerbaijan but for the entire region.