Since the beginning of the year Armenia has been able to ensure a double-digit growth of industry (12.4%).
The mining-industry has grown by 12.5% while the processing industry
The largest growth – by 20%, has been registered in processing industry, as follows:
- Food production – 12,7%
- Beverage production – 23,4%
- Tobcco production – 21,6%
- Textile products – 24,6%
- Clothing production – 11,3%
Armenian exports have also increased by 21% in the first 6 months of the year.
New markets for Armenian exports include EU countries, Iran, China and the UAE.