The volume of trade turnover of Azerbaijan with European Union countries amounted to 6 482,1 thousand on Jan-June of the current year, which is 22,8% more than compared with an analogous period of the last year, according to State Statistics Committee.

The volume of export increased by 28,2% and reached $5319,8 million, while import expanded by 2,9% and amounted to $1 162,3 million.

Therefore, as a result, a positive balance in the amount of $4 157,5 million occurred in the reporting period, which means 37,7% of increase compared with the analogous period of the last year.