In the first half of 2021, the balance of payments was impacted mainly by restoration of prices in global commodity markets and expansion of non-oil exports, APA-Economics reports citing the information of the Central Bank.
There has been surplus amounted to USD 1,878 bln. in the current account balance, and deficit amounted to USD 0,58 bln. in capital and financial flow account.
So, in the first half of 2021, there was a surplus that amounted to USD 1 261,3 mln. (5,4% of GDP) in the general balance of payment of Azerbaijan.