Azerbaijan: food imports up in Q1 2019

In January-March, Azerbaijan increased the imports of food products by 15.4% YoY, to $389.942 million, reported the State Customs Committee. In particular, wheat formed the major share in the structure of food imports – 405.8 thousand tons (up by 28.4%) valued at $91.13 million, while vegetable and animal oils – 33.1 thousand tons (-25%) at…

Azerbaijan: winery to increase export to Europe

Aspi Agro LLC producing wine in Azerbaijan’s Gabala city intends to export wine to more countries, Aygun Atayeva, chief sales manager, reported. “Presently, the company’s products are sold domestically and exported to the EU countries,” she said. “The company’s products under Savalan brand are supplied to several European countries and our task is to further…