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About Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan is a former Soviet republic country bordering the Caspian Sea in the Asia continent. The country came into existence after the dissolution of the Soviet Union.

The primary industries of Azerbaijan are Energy, Agriculture, Tourism, Transportation, and Science & Technology

Country Facts


Basic Details
RegionCIS Region
Capital CityBaku
Government TypeSemi-Presidential Republic
Official LanguagesAzerbaijani
CurrencyAzerbaijan manat, AZN
Phone Code +994
Important CitiesQabala, Ganja, Shaki, Quba, Shamakhi, M?rd?kan, Naftalan, Lankaran, Nakhchivan
National DayRepublic Day (28th May)
GDP (nominal)USD 77.392 Billion
Ease of Doing Business Ranking34
Primary Industriesnatural gas and oil, Mining, Agriculture, Tourism, Science and Technology Industry, Manufacturing Industry, Telecommunication Industry, Banking Industry
Foreign Relations
Bordering NationsGeorgia, Russia, Armenia, Turkey, Iraq,
Member ofAsian Infrastructure Investment Bank(AIIB), Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation(BSEC), Cooperation Council of Turkic-Speaking States(CCTS), Commonwealth of Independent States(CIS), Euro-Atlantic Partnership Council(EAPC), Economic Cooperation Organization(ECO), Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation(OBSEC), Organisation of Islamic Co-operation(OIC), Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe(OSCE), International Organization of Turkic Culture(TURKSOY), United Nations(UN)
Major ExportsMining, Metals & Minerals, Fruits and Nuts, Plastics and Products, Vegetables and Related Products, Silk & Textiles, Agriculture & Farming Products and Solutions, Gems & Jewellery, Chemical Products, Machinery & Appliances, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Food & Beverages, Spirits & Vinegar, Electrical Products, Edible Oils & Seeds
Major ImportsMachinery & Appliances, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Mining, Metals & Minerals, Electrical Products, Pharmaceutical Products, Cereals & Pulses, Plastics and Products, Wood and Pulp, Edible Oils & Seeds, Instruments & Optical Solutions, Books and Papers, Railway and Locomotives, Food & Beverages, Spirits & Vinegar, Chemical Products, Household Items & Products, Dairy, Eggs, Honey, & Edible Products, Cosmetics and Accessories
Total Exports ValueUSD 38.147 Billion
Total Imports ValueUSD 14.540 Billion
Foreign Trade BalanceUSD 23.607 Billion (Excess)
Foreign Relations with India
Trade Agreements with IndiaBilateral Agreements (Economic and Technical Cooperation)
Major Exports to IndiaMining, Metals & Minerals, Agriculture & Farming Products and Solutions, Chemical Products, Silk & Textiles, Hides, Leather & Tannery, Food & Beverages, Spirits & Vinegar, Machinery & Appliances, Edible Oils & Seeds, Rubber and Products, Electrical Products, Other Products, Books and Papers, Plastics and Products, Retail & Fmcg Products, Household Items & Products
Major Imports from IndiaElectrical Products, Cereals & Pulses, Pharmaceutical Products, Machinery & Appliances, Chemical Products, Ceramic Products, Mining, Metals & Minerals, Building & Construction Products & Services, Instruments & Optical Solutions, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Spices, Rubber and Products, Plastics and Products, Animal Meat and Food Preperations, Edible Oils & Seeds, Fashion and Apparel, Cosmetics and Accessories, Gems & Jewellery
India's Imports ValueUSD 497.58 Million
India's Exports ValueUSD 100.96 Million
Trade Balance with IndiaUSD 396.62 Million (Excess)
Indian Embassy Details for AzerbaijanEmbassy of India
H.E. Mr. Sridharan Madhusudhanan
Honourable Ambassador

Embassy Details of Azerbaijan in IndiaAzerbaijan
Embassy of the Republic of Azerbaijan
H.E. Mr. Elchin Nariman Oglu Huseynli
41 Paschimi MargVasant ViharNew Delhi-110057
+91-11-2615 2228 (O)