People bringing flowers to Russian Foreign Ministry in memory of late Ambassador ChurkinRussian Politics & Diplomacy February 20, 23:55
US envoy to UN pays tribute to Churkin’s ‘great skill’ in advocating Russia's positionWorld February 20, 23:29
Energy minister says Russia outpaces its February schedule of oil production cutBusiness & Economy February 20, 23:02
Russian UN envoy Vitaly Churkin’s death is big loss for Russia, premier saysRussian Politics & Diplomacy February 20, 22:52
Colleagues mourn Russia's ambassador to UN as 'diplomatic giant and wonderful character'World February 20, 21:58
Putin offers condolences over UN Ambassador Vitaly Churkin’s deathRussian Politics & Diplomacy February 20, 21:21
Russia’s Foreign Ministry lost outstanding diplomat — spokeswoman on UN envoy’s deathRussian Politics & Diplomacy February 20, 20:54
Russia's ambassador to UN Vitaly Churkin diesRussian Politics & Diplomacy February 20, 20:24
Antimonopoly service orders Apple to open official service center in Russia by May 1Business & Economy February 20, 20:18
BAKU, July 22 (Itar-Tass) - Azerbaijan’s trade with Russia reached 1.167 billion U.S. dollars in January-May 2013, or was up by 38.4 percent as compared with the same period last year, Azerbaijan’s State Statistics Committee said on Monday, citing the country’s State Customs Committee.
Azerbaijan’s imports from Russia stood at 623.4 million U.S. dollars, while exports were estimated at 543.4 million U.S. dollars.
Azerbaijan’s overall foreign trade in January-May 2013 grew by 9.7 percent as compared with the same period last year to reach 14.725 billion U.S. dollars. Countries of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) account for 11.4 percent, or 1.675 billion U.S. dollars, of the overall foreign trade.
Azerbaijan’s main exports include mineral resources, foodstuffs and agricultural produce. Its imports are primarily made up of machines and mechanisms, electrical equipment, transport vehicles and chemical products.