Clothing production in Azerbaijan increases by 16%

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21 August 2020

In January-July of this year, product worth AZN 220 mln. was produced in the textile industry, clothing, leather and leather products, footwear production fields in Azerbaijan, State Statistics Committee told APA-Economics.

15,8% decrease in clothing production, 0,4% increase in textile industry, 13,2% decrease in leather and leather products, and footwear production was observed in comparison to January-July of the previous year.

In seven months of this year, 38,758.9 tons of cotton fiber and 16,222.1 thousand square meters of ready-made cotton fabrics was produced, which is 14,5% less and 52,7% more respectively, in comparison to the related period of 2019.