By John Lee.
APA reports that Iraq is interested in importing agricultural products from Azerbaijan.
At the first meeting of Azerbaijan-Iraq Intergovernmental Commission, a representative of Iraq’s Agriculture Ministry said there is a need for citrus fruits, fish, meat and other products in Iraq.
A senior advisor at Azerbaijan’s Agriculture Ministry offered to export fruit, vegetable, tinned products and fruit juice to Iraq.
Total trade between two countries is estimated at $419 million.
(Picture: Imported fruit and vegetables in a Baghdad market, February 2002, by Layth Mahdi)