// IP Marketing video - START// IP Marketing video - END

Armenia's exports grew by 16.5% in first quarter of 2017

Armenia's exports grew by 16.5% in first quarter of 2017

PanARMENIAN.Net - Armenia's exports amounted to $152.2 million in January-March 2017, up by 16.5% against the same period last year.

As the National Statistical Service reports, imports to Armenia totaled $803.7 million, registering a 17.9% increase year-on-year.

In March alone, exports and imports amounted to $169 million and $310 million, up by a total of 10.6% and 8%, respectively, against the same period last year.

In the first two months of 2017, goods worth $273.7 million were sent abroad from Armenia, while imports grew by 23.5% to $487.3 million.

 Top stories
It has been agreed that Iran’s gas export volume to Armenia and dispatch of electricity from Armenia back to Iran should grow as of 2018.
Behzad Babazadeh said that the Armenian side wants imported gas from Iran to be increased from 1 mcm to 1.6 mcm.
The event was timed to coincide with the visit of a 10-strong delegation of prestigious UK companies led by Mark Pritchard MP.
The two-day intensive programme includes meetings with Armenian high level state authorities and business representatives
Partner news