The current account surplus in Azerbaijan in the first quarter of 2022 amounted to 4 billion.

dollars or 22.4% of GDP.

APA-Economics reports quoting the Central Bank of Azerbaijan that this is 6.3 times more than the same period last year.

Thus, in the first quarter of 2021, this figure was $ 628 million.

According to the report, the surplus of the PPP in the oil and gas sector increased by 2.9 times compared to the same period last year and amounted to 5.5 billion.

The deficit of the non-oil sector in the non-oil sector increased by 18.2% to $ 1.5 billion.