of COMMERCE and INDUSTRY
REPUBLIC of AZERBAIJAN
Informacje o Azerbejdżanie
Land area: 86 600 sq. km.
Neighbored by: Turkey, Iran, Russia, Georgia, Armenia.
Population: 8, 02 mln.
Largest cities: Baku (1,7 mln.) Ganja (300 000), Sumgait (250 000), Mingechaur (80 000)
Main branches of industry: oil and gas industry, oil-refining, petrochemical, ferrous and non-ferrous metallurgy, cotton-processing, mining, electrotechnical industry, food. Agriculture, agriculture products processing.
Climate: Azerbaijan has a unique diversity of climates, containing nine climatic zones out of 13 existing zones. These range from arid sub-tropical and humid sub-tropical to a mountainos Tundra climate (cold and dry). The average temperature in July is +26 C in low-lying areas and +5 C in highlands. The average temperature in January is +15 C in low-lying areas and 5 C in highlands.
W-ce Prezes Sabir Alijev
24, Gadjibekov str., Baku 370139, Azerbaijan.