Georgia imports from Turkmenistan in 2021 amounted to $205.2 million, an increase of 178.3% compared to $73.7 million worth of imports in 2020.
The share of Turkmenistan in total Georgia’s imports in 2021 accounted for 2 percent, compared to 0.9 percent in 2020, the Baku-based Trend news agency reported on Tuesday with reference to the National Statistics Office (Geostat).
Turkmenistan ranks among 10 main exporters to Georgia over 2021, according to the report.
Main items exported to Georgia from Turkmenistan are fuels and lubricants, industrial supplies, transport equipment, capital and consumer goods.
Georgia’s total imports in 2021 amounted to $10 billion, an increase of 25.1%, compared to $8 billion in 2020.
Georgia’s foreign trade turnover (excluding non-declared trade) in 2021 amounted to $14.3 billion, an increase of 25.6%, compared to $11.3 billion in 2020.