The 8th Meeting of Azerbaijan-Turkey Agricultural Executive Committee and Business Forum


The 8th meeting of Azerbaijan-Turkey Agricultural Executive Committee and Business Forum was organized in Baku on February 22-23, 2017 with the participation of Mr Faruk ÇELİK, Minister of Food, Agriculture and Livestock. Director General Mr Ayhan KARAYAMA and External Relations Manager Harun BOLUT represented the Agricultural Credit Cooperatives of Turkey.

Director General Mr Ayhan KARAYAMA moderated the panel titled “Future of Commercial Partnership between Azerbaijan and Turkey in Agriculture” and presented the ACC and its subsidiaries. Stressing the concept of cooperative movement based on solidarity and cooperation, Mr KARAYAMA stated the fraternity between Azerbaijan and Turkey and expressed the need to increase agricultural cooperation potential between the two countries.

82 businessmen and Union representatives from Turkey participated in the Business Forum. Representatives from our cooperative and subsidiaries, İmece Plastic Co., Tarkim Plant Protection Co., Tareks Agricultural Products Co., held B2B meetings with Azerbaijani participants. Cooperation options in the fields of loan, insurance, greenhouse, silobag, plant protection products, seeds, livestock, drip irrigation systems were discussed  and steps were taken to increse the current volume of trade as well as to develop new partnerships during these meetings. Our representatives will visit Azerbaijan for technical inspection end feasibility.