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From January to August 2019, China-Africa trade volume was more than $232 million last year.

According to Azerbaijan Customs statistics, from January to August 2019, the bilateral trade volume between China and Afghanistan reached 1.543 billion U.S. dollars, a year-on-year increase of 104.64%, an increase of 789 million U.S. dollars. Among them, the import of 8.4 million US dollars, an increase of 17.92%, an increase of 129 million US dollars; Azerbaijan exports of 694 million US dollars, an increase of 1941.18%, an increase of 660 million US dollars. From January to August this year, the trade volume between China and Afghanistan was more than $232 million over the whole of last year.
From January to August, China became the fourth largest trading partner (6.74%), the fourth largest source of imports (9.06%) and the fifth largest export destination (5.13%). The first, second and third trading partners are Italy, Turkey and Russia. The first, second and third importing countries are Russia, Switzerland and Turkey. The first, second, third and fourth destination countries are Italy, Turkey, Israel and India. (Business Office of the Embassy in Azerbaijan)

Baku on September 16 REPORT.AZ network cited the National Statistical Committee news, in the first eight months of 2019, Azerbaijan produced 1,496 cars, an increase of 4.8 times over the same period last year.
During the reporting period, the output value of machinery, passenger cars, trailers and semi-trailers and other vehicles was 204 million manat. Compared with the same period in 2018, the output of machinery and equipment increased by 4.6%, the number of cars, trailers and semi-trailers decreased by 34.5%, and the number of other vehicles decreased by 14.3%.
During this period, 863 tractors were produced, a decrease of 11.7% compared to 2018. (Business Office of the Embassy in Azerbaijan)

According to Azerbaijan Customs statistics, from January to June 2019, the total foreign trade volume of Afghanistan was 16.995 billion US dollars. Among them, the export value was 9.979 billion US dollars, an increase of 58.72%. The import value was US$7.016 billion, a year-on-year increase of 41.28%. The surplus was $2.963 billion.
From January to June, major export commodities: crude oil (76.87%), petroleum products (2.62%), natural gas (10.50%), electricity (0.52%), fruits and vegetables (3.19%), tea (0.05%), vegetable oil and animal oil (0.08%), sugar (0.11%), alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages (0.16%), chemical products (0.46%), plastics and their products (1.04%), cotton fibers (0.76%), cotton yarn (0.15%) ), aluminum and its products (0.47%), ferrous metals and their products (0.30%).
From January to June, Azerbaijan imported goods: wheat, vegetable oil and animal oil, tea, sugar, fruits and vegetables, butter, milk, meat and food (10.38%), automobiles, machinery, electrical equipment and aviation equipment (17.85%), Ferrous metals and their products (6.55%), transportation vehicles and their spare parts (7.65%), plastics and their products (2.59%), pharmaceuticals (1.92%), wood and wood products (1.87%), clothing and accessories (1.62) %), fertilizer (0.87%), tobacco and its products (0.73%), furniture (0.69%).
From January to June, A top ten trading partners: Italy (17.56%), Turkey (11.25%), Russia (8.13%), China (7.51%), Switzerland (6.37), Germany (5.29%), India (4.06) %), Israel (3.40%), Spain (2.71%), United States (2.48%).
A top ten export destination countries: Italy (28.12%), Turkey (12.36%), China (6.86%), India (6.28%), Germany (5.69%), Israel (5.47%), Spain (4.27%), Russia (3.78), the Czech Republic (3.33%), and Georgia (3.17%).
The top ten importing countries: Switzerland (14.38%), Russia (14.31%), Turkey (9.66%), China (8.45%), the United States (5.87%), Canada (5.57%), Germany (4.73%), Iran (4.14%), Ukraine (3.08%), Australia (2.90%).
In the first half of 2019, the trade volume between China and Afghanistan reached 1.277 billion U.S. dollars, close to the level of last year ($1.311 billion), an increase of 151.4% over the same period last year. Among them, Afghan exports 685 million US dollars, an increase of 2640%; imports from China 593 million US dollars, an increase of 18.5%. China has become the fourth largest trading partner and import source country, and the third largest export destination country.

Baku reported on REPORT.AZ on September 19. Recently, Azerbaijan’s energy minister Sabahov recently said that by 2030, the proportion of renewable energy in Azerbaijan will increase to 30%. Currently about 8%
The minister said that 2025 is expected to have a power demand of 250-280 billion kWh and an export capacity of 18 billion kWh. Electricity production is expected to increase by 3.6% this year to reach 26.1 billion kWh. In 2020 and 2021, electricity production will grow by 8%. (Business Office of the Embassy in Azerbaijan)