Azerbaijan GDP in the first 2 months of 2012

Azerbaijan GDP in the first 2 months of 2012 Azerbaijan produced AZN 8 bln-GDP, in January-February, 2012, up 0.5% from year earlier. State Statistical Committee says, during the reporting period, GDP in the non-oil sector grew by 7.1% to 42.6%, while GDP in the oil and gas sector declined by 4.5%.  In this case, 60.5% of GDP have fallen to the share of industry, 2.5% – agriculture, hunting and forestry (an increase of 2.8%), 5% – transport... Read More

CESD Oil Strategy Receives Official Support

CESD Oil Strategy Receives Official Support Government of Azerbaijan started balancing oil outputs over years Azerbaijan must keep oil output at the current level, Minister of Industry and Energy Natig Aliyev said at the CEIBS meeting. To him, Azerbaijan should not increase oil production in the upcoming period: “The country has reached the goal on development of oil industry, which was set in 1994. Increase of output may have some sedition.... Read More