Rice import to Azerbaijan increased by 23%

9 657,45 tones of rice worth USD 6 658 mln has been imported to Azerbaijan in January-February of this year, APA-Economics reports citing the report of the State Customs Committee.


A volume of the imported rice to Azerbaijan has increased by 22,9% in the first two months of the current year in comparison to the relevant period of the previous year and volume increased by 39,1%.


Note that the rice import in January-February of this year has been equal to 0,41% of Azerbaijan’s total import.


Source: Azeri-Press News Agency