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Trade in Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan was the world’s 73rd largest exporter of goods and 79th largest exporter of commercial services in 2021. Export values were 22.2 and 3.8 billion USD respectively. Azerbaijan’s top export category was fuels and mining products, followed by manufactures, and agricultural products. In 2020, Azerbaijan’s main export destination markets for goods and services trade were to Italy, Turkey and the Russian Federation, with trade representing 72.02 per cent of GDP. In terms of imports, Azerbaijan is the world’s 97th largest importer of goods and 73rd largest importer of commercial services. Import values were $11.8 and $5.8 billion USD respectively in 2021. Azerbaijan’s top import category was manufactures, followed by agricultural products and fuels and mining products.  Leading import partners were the Russian Federation, Turkey and China. Azerbaijan is part of 5 different Regional Trade Agreements, such as Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), Georgia – Azerbaijan and GUAM.
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General Information

This section includes general information on the economy, legal system, official languages and links to additional demographic information.

Official Name

Republic of Azerbaijan





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Legal System

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Additional Information

Financial Information

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Azerbaijani manat

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Contact Information

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Business Support Organizations

SPS Enquiry Points

Sanitary and phytosanitary (SPS) enquiry points are government agencies designated to answer questions about trade requirements.
  • SPS Enquiry and Notification Center under
    Azerbaijan Food Safety Institute (AFSI)
    Phone: (+994 12) 377 0020 (ext. 549)

    73C, Suleyman Sani Akhundov street

    [email protected]

TBT Enquiry Points

Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) enquiry points are government agencies designated to answer questions about trade requirements.
  • Azerbaijan Standardization Institute
    PLE under the State Service for Antimonopoly and Consumer Market Control under the Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Azerbaijan
    Phone: +994 12 5149603, ext 107

    AZ1029, Baku city
    E. Isagzade settlement
    7th cross-street

    [email protected]

Additional Information

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Last Reviewed: June, 2023

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