Viticulture

Good climatic conditions and suitable soils are determining factors that allow the development of grape growing in Azerbaijan. Viticulture is one of the traditional sectors and has great investment opportunities.

  • Total grape production in 2013 amounted to over 150 thousand tonnes.
  • Grape production in the country increases yearly due to the significant reforms implemented by the government.
  • A special state program is being prepared for the development of viticulture in Azerbaijan.
  • Grapes are in great demand in both domestic and regional markets.

Grapes

2010

2011

2012

2013

Production (tonnes)

129 536

137 038

150 987

154 123

Import (tonnes)

14 764

15 534

9 492

9 385

Export (tonnes)

984

82

319

1 216

Source: State Statistics Committee