In January-April 2021, the five largest importers of Georgia are as follows: Turkey, Russia, China, Azerbaijan, and the United States. According to the updated data of the National Statistics Office of Georgia, in January-April 2021, the share of the ten largest importing partner countries in the total import of Georgia amounted to 70.6 percent. The top three include Turkey ($ 490.5 million), Russia ($ 316.6 million), and China ($ 227.0 million).
Imports worth $ 183.4 million were delivered from Azerbaijan to Georgia in January-April 2021, which is 6.7% of the total four-month imports. In January-April 2020, Georgia imported $ 201.8 million worth of imports from Azerbaijan. In the first four months of 2021, imports from the neighboring country fell by 9.1% on an annualized basis, although it remains in the top five largest importing countries.
In the first four months of this year, Georgia bought products worth 181. One million from the United States. US imports increased by 4%. In the first four months of 2020, Georgia bought $ 145.7 million worth of products from the United States. This year, the United States ranks fifth in Georgia's top ten largest importers with a 6.6% share of total imports.
In January-April 2021, the foreign trade turnover of goods in Georgia (excluding undeclared trade) amounted to 3 928.7 million US dollars, which is 12.8 percent more than in the same period last year. Of this, exports amounted to US $ 1,198.7 million (up 19.6 percent) and imports to US $ 2,730.0 million (up 10.1 percent).