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.

Source: Armenpress.am