Azerbaijan’s revenues from energy export increase 3.4-fold
In January-July 2017, Azerbaijan exported 597,698,660 kWh of energy worth $25,915,000, relevantly up 419,519,360 kWh or 3.35-fold and $17,692,930 or 3.2-fold compared to a year earlier.
18:01 11 August
Azerbaijan’s positive balance from foreign trade turnover makes up $1.8B
In January-July 2017 Azerbaijan’s foreign trade turnover amounted to AZN 10,522,054,350, down 6.93% compared to a year earlier.
17:41 11 August
Azerbaijan increases car import by 55%
Azerbaijan imported 4,468 cars in January-July 2017, up 1,589 cars or 55.19% from previous year.
17:36 11 August
Azerbaijan’s revenues from natural gas export increase sixfold
In January-July 2017, Azerbaijan exported 3,831,705,700 cubic meters of natural gas worth $669,181,870, relevantly up 2,941,601,890 cubic meters or 4.3-fold and $554,930,570 or 5.86-fold from previous year.
17:33 11 August
Azerbaijan reduces crude oil export 40%
Azerbaijan exported 11,413,914.91 tonnes of crude oil worth $4,429,770.85 in January-July 2017, relevantly down 7,510,171.48 tonnes or 40% and $1,113,803,820 or 20.1% from previous year, State Customs Committee told APA-Economics.
17:28 11 August
SCC transfers AZN 1.43B to state budget this year
The State Customs Committee (SCC) of Azerbaijan transferred AZN 1,427,836,910 to the state budget in January-July 2017, up AZN 245,666,990 or 21% from the previous year, SCC told APA-Economics.
11:53 07 August
State budget executed with deficit of AZN 471M in first half of 2017
According to the ministry, forecast on the revenues to the state budget was fulfilled by 102.3% and AZN 7,722,800,000 was transferred, up 25.9% or AZN 1,589,000,000 from previous year.
18:34 14 July
Azerbaijan’s positive balance from foreign trade turnover nears $2B
According to statistics of the State Customs Committee, import operations fell 15.72% to $3,409,673,650, export operations raised 36.45% to 5,268,749,150.
10:52 10 July
Azerbaijan increases car import by 35%
Azerbaijan imported 3,483 cars in January-June 2017, up 910 cars or 35.37% from previous year.
10:37 10 July
State Customs Committee increases budget transfer 15%
Of this, AZN 312,237,890 came from customs duties, AZN 788,440,530 from VAT, AZN 32,716,770 from excises and AZN 15,161,600 from road tax.
10:26 10 July
State Customs Committee to fulfil forecast on revised budget - chairman
“In the first six months of 2017, the State Customs Committee fulfilled the forecast. I hope we’ll fulfil the forecast on revised budget too”, he said.
13:40 03 July
Azerbaijani parliament ratifies amendments to 2017 state budget
APA-Economics reports that after Ziyad Samadzade, Chairman of Economic Policy, Industry and Entrepreneurship Committee of the parliament and Samir Sharifov, Minister of Finance informed about the state budget, the discussions have started.
14:15 30 June
State Customs Committee tightens control on exporters
Mentioning Azerbaijani president’s decree on amendments to Rules for regulation of export and import operations in the Republic of Azerbaijan, Igbal Babayev, the department head at the Azerbaijani State Customs Committee, said that a system has been created to control the value of goods exported on consignment operations: “Application of the new system should be noted as one of reforms to extend the state support to the private sector. As you know, the SCC and FIMSA are to control the value of goods exported on consignment operations”.
14:10 23 June
Main directions of 2017 state budget revenues announced
Main directions of 2017 state budget revenues have been announced.
19:43 22 June
Azerbaijan increases revenues and expenditures of 2017 state budget
Member of committee Vahid Ahmadov told APA-Economics that draft law on amendments to 2017 state budget has been discussed at the meeting.
14:44 22 June
Azerbaijani customs prevents 7kg of gold bullions smuggling
Bilasuvar Customs Department has prevented smuggling of 7 kg of gold bullions.
12:52 19 June
Azerbaijani president receives chairman of CIS Executive Committee - UPDATED
APA reports that president Ilham Aliyev said he hopes the effective discussions will be held and relevant decisions will be made at the meeting.
18:43 13 June
Azerbaijan gets 10% decline in revenues from crude oil export
In January-May 2017, Azerbaijan exported 8,072,518.52 tonnes of crude oil worth $3,230,141,020, relevantly down 843,805.83 tonnes or 9.46% and up $843,938,860 or 35.37% from previous year.
10:54 12 June
Azerbaijan’s positive balance from foreign trade turnover makes up $846M
In January-May 2017 Azerbaijan’s foreign trade turnover amounted to AZN 7,266,952,170, up 13.18% compared to a year earlier.
10:40 12 June
Azerbaijan increases car import by 19%
Azerbaijan imported 2,657 cars in January-May 2017, up 424 cars or 18.99% from previous year.
10:36 12 June