Azerbaijan cut wheat import in 2021




In January-July 2021, Azerbaijan imported 408.8 thsd tonnes of wheat, down 5.9% compared to the same period of 2020, reports the State Customs Committee of the Republic of Azerbaijan, informs Интерфакс-Азербайджан.

In the reporting period, the purchased volumes of wheat in monetary terms totaled 130.77 mln USD, up 10.4% compare to January-July 2020.

Besides, in January-July, the imports of vegetable oils decreased by 7.7% to 77.76 thsd tonnes at the sum of 106.56 mln USD (up by 45.6%).

The imports of sugar and raw sugar decreased by 0.4% to 189.1 thsd tonnes at the sum of 87.1 mln USD (up 34.5%).