Construction of tire factory in Sumgayit will start next year, the Minister of Economy of Azerbaijan Shahin Mustafayev told reporters.

“The work in this area is successfully underway and by the end of the current year, the technical justification document for the construction of the new facility will be ready”, he said.

“I think that the construction of this plant will have already been started at the industrial park in Sumgayit early next year,” the minister added.