The total volume of foreign investments made in Azerbaijan's fixed capital in January-February 2016 hit 1.241 billion manat, or 53 percent more than in the same period of 2015, the Azerbaijani State Statistics Committee said in its report as of January-February 2016.

The official exchange rate is 15971 AZN/USD March 20.

Some 84.3 percent (1.046 billion manat) of the investments made in Azerbaijan's economy by other countries and international organizations during this period accounted for the investors from the UK, Turkey, Switzerland, Russia, Iran, Malaysia.

Most of foreign investments in fixed capital of Azerbaijan was made in January - 629.4 million manat.

The largest share of foreign investments in total investments made in Azerbaijani fixed assets during this period was registered in January - 62 percent of total investments in fixed capital. The smallest share was observed in April - 35.6 percent.

Source: Trend