Armenia joins Georgia`s top five exporting countries
Armenia entered the top five exporting countries of Georgia, according to the data of Georgian Statistical Service.
Thus, according to Georgia-online, in January-July 2019 goods exported from Georgia to CIS countries amounted to 1 105.8 million US dollars, which is 26.6% more than in the same period last year, and accounts for 52.6 percent of the country's total exports. According to data for seven months, goods worth $ 503.5 million were exported to the EU countries, which is 20.6 percent more than the same period last year, and makes up 24.0% of the country's total exports.
In January-July, the largest volume of exports was carried out to Russia in the amount of $ 303 million. This is 26% more than the same period last year. The five exporting countries include Azerbaijan, Armenia,
Bulgaria and Ukraine.As for imports, products imported from the CIS countries amounted to $ 1,303.1 million (14.3 percent less), which is 26.3 percent of total imports. The volume of imports from the EU amounted to $ 1,280.2 million (12.6 percent less) and amounted to 25.8% of total imports. The largest volumes of products were imported from Turkey, China, Russia, Azerbaijan and Germany.