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Wednesday, 30 November 2022 12:39 GMT

Investments In Non-Oil, Gas Sector Up By 18.5 Pct


(MENAFN- AzerNews)

By Ayya Lmahamad

The volume of investments in Azerbaijan's non-oil and gas sector increased by 18.5 percent in January-June 2022, Azernews reports, citing the State Statistics Committee.

Meanwhile, investments in the oil and gas sector decreased by 20.7 percent in the first half of the year.

Some AZN6.2 billion ($3.7bn) were directed to fixed capital which is 0.7 percent more than in the corresponding period of 2021.

Of this, AZN3.7 billion ($2.2bn) or 60 percent was spent on production areas, AZN2.1 billion ($1.2bn) or 33.8 percent on service areas, and AZN387.1 million ($227.7m) or 6.2 percent on the construction of residential buildings.

Furthermore, AZN4.6 billion ($2.7bn) or 74.5 percent of fixed assets were internal funds.

Some AZN4.5 billion ($2.6bn) or 72.5 percent of the funds directed to the fixed capital was spent on construction and installation works.

In the total value of fixed capital investments, funds of enterprises and organizations accounted for 53.2 percent, budget funds for 31.2 percent, personal funds for 7.6 percent, bank credits for 3 percent, and other funds for 5 percent.

Investments in the country's oil and gas sector increased by 5.6 percent in 2021 while investments in the non-oil and gas sector in the country decreased by 9.6 percent.

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Ayya Lmahamad is AzerNews' staff journalist, follow her on Twitter: @AyyaLmahamad

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