From January through August 2021, Azerbaijan produced 1,146.9 tons of fermented tobacco,
According to the committee, this figure is 63% lower than in the same period last year.
During the first eight months of 2021, the country stockpiled 1,178.1 tons of ready-fermented tobacco.
In the first eight months of this year, Azerbaijan produced slightly over 9.071 billion cigarettes, 84.4% more than a year earlier. During the same period, Azerbaijan stockpiled 907.3 million cigarettes.