Entrepreneurs of regions along the contact line join the Azexport
Centre for Analysis of Economic Reforms and Communication (CAERC) completed its tour across the country for presentation of the Azexport portal. The last meeting of the portal took place in Guzanli settlement of Aghdam, the area close to the contact line of troops. The meeting was organized in Heydar Aliyev Center with participation of up to 100 entrepreneurs from Aghdam, Fuzuli and Tartar districts.
Ragub Mammadov, head of Aghdam district executive authority emphasized the significance of meetings of the portal in regions, particularly with entrepreneurs from districts located along the contact line of troops.
He further noted that entrepreneurs would benefit from opportunities presented by Azexport portal to expand the scope of their activities, attract additional investment and contribute to restoration of destroyed infrastructure in the settlements along the contact line.
The next speech was made by Vusal Gasimli, executive director of the Centre for Analysis of Economic Reforms and Communication (CAERC). He highlighted the special importance of the meeting with entrepreneurs from districts located along the contact line of troops although the CAERC has already organized more than 200 meetings in Baku and in the regions of the country. He further stressed that the development of entrepreneurship in this region and contribution to non-oil export testify to the strength of Azerbaijani state. Vusal Gasimli further added that measures such as building new economic model based on the “Strategic road maps for national economy and key sectors of the economy”, increased share of small and medium enterprises, export promotion, “Azexport.az” portal, as well as Digital Trade Hub contributed significantly to the state of entrepreneurship in the country.
Zaur Gardashov, head of Azexport.az portal explained the rules for use of the portal. The entrepreneurs were presented written brochures, video instruction and electronic instruction on the rules for use of the Azexport.
Several entrepreneurs who received order via Azexport portal shared their experiences.
Agahuseyn Gadirov, General Director of local cotton producer “CTS-AGRO” LLC mentioned that the cooperation with Azexport has opened new opportunities for his company as he already received orders from Iran and Russia via the portal.
The date of the event was particularly highlighted as it coincided with the anniversary of triumphal April battles of Azerbaijan Army. It should be noted that it is the eights meeting organized in economic regions of the country. The previous meetings were already organized in Sheki, Shamakhi, Ganja, Yevlakh, Lenkaran, Khachmaz and Imishli.