Azerbaijan increases car production by 5 times

Azerbaijan produced 1,510 cars in January-July 2014, which is 4.6 times more compared to the same period of 2013, State Statistics Committee said.

In 2013, the country produced 424 cars, or 21.8 percent less than in 2012.

Throughout this period, Azerbaijan produced 159 trucks, which is 8.2 percent more than in the same period of last year.

In 2013, Azerbaijan produced 246 trucks, or 52.8 percent more than in 2012.

Aside from that, between January and July 2014, the country produced 709 tractors, which is 70.8 percent more than in the same period of 2013.

In 2013, the country produced 739 tractors. This figure is 19.6 percent more than in 2012.

Azerbaijan has two factories producing motor vehicles – the Nakhchivan and Ganja automobile plants.

SOURCE: AZER NEWS