During January-August of this year, 539,331.99 tons of wheat worth 193,478.03 US dollars were imported to Azerbaijan.

According to calculations made by "APA-Economics" based on the report of the State Customs Committee, compared to the corresponding period of last year, the value of wheat imported into the country increased by 58.2%, while the volume decreased by 12.1%.

It should be noted that wheat import during the first eight months of this year was equal to 2.18% of the total import of Azerbaijan.