In January-September, Azerbaijan imported more than 1.1 mln tonnes of wheat




For the first 9 months of 2019, Azerbaijan imported 1.113 mln tonnes of wheat, an increase of 34.2% compared with the same period last year, reported the State Customs Committee of the Republic of Azerbaijan.

In particular, in the reporting period the purchased volumes in monetary terms totaled 240.7 mln USD.

In addition, in January-September period the imports of meat increased to 37.39 thsd tonnes (up 14.7%) at the sum of 56.6 mln USD (up 19.1%), while the imports of edible vegetable and animal origin oils grew to 119.2 thsd tonnes (up 5.7%) at the sum of 99.15 mln USD.