Some 210,637 tons of cement worth $9.506 million were exported to Georgia from Azerbaijan in the first five months of 2021, Trend reports via the Georgian National Statistics Office.
The volume of export of cement increased by 2.1 times, and the cost - by 1.9 times.
The trade turnover between Georgia and Azerbaijan made up $408.12 million down 0.24 percent from the previous year.
As reported, Azerbaijan’s share in Georgia’s total trade turnover was 8.1 percent.
Azerbaijan was the fourth biggest trade partner of Georgia in the reporting period, following Turkey, Russia, and China.
Georgia’s export to Azerbaijan rose by 14.6 percent to $195.50 million. Azerbaijan’s share in Georgia’s total export made up 12.7 percent. With this indicator, Azerbaijan was the third export partner of Georgia, following China and Russia.
Azerbaijan exported products worth $212.5 million to Georgia, up by 4.7 percent compared to a year earlier. Azerbaijan was the fourth biggest import partner of Georgia, with a share of 6.1 percent of Georgia’s total import.