Azerbaijan sees 5.5% rise in GDP year-on-year

Baku: Azerbaijan produced AZN 16.6 bln-Gross Domestic Product in January-April, 2015, up 5.5% from previous year.

State Statistical Committee told APA-Economics that 36.2% in industry, 13.5% in construction, 3% in agriculture, forestry and fishery, 10.7% in trade and services for repair of transport facilities, 6% in transport and storehouse, 2.8% tourist accommodation and catering, 2% in information and communication services, 15.2% in social and other spheres.

Net taxes for production and import made 10.6% of GDP.

SOURCE: AZERI PRESS NEWS AGENCY