Azerbaijan's foreign trade surplus increased by more than 2%

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16 April 2021

In January-March of the current year, the volume of foreign trade turnover decreased by 2,6% amounted to USD 6 668 302,2 thousand compared to the same month of 2020, APA-Economics reports citing State Statistics Committee. 

During the reporting month, Azerbaijan exported product in the amount of USD 4 137 852,26 thousand to foreign countries and the volume of the import amounted to USD 2 530 449,97 thousand. As a result, the trade surplus amounted to USD 1 607 402,3  thousand.

Compared to January-March of 2020, in the first quarter of the current year, the positive balance of foreign trade turnover of Azerbaijan increased by 2,4%, export and import decreased by 1,6% and 4% respectively.