Entrepreneurs from various countries show great interest in the agrarian sector of Azerbaijan, Azerbaijani Agriculture Minister Heydar Asadov said on May 22.
He was opening the international exhibitions of agriculture and food industry - WorldFood Azerbaijan and Agrihort Azerbaijan in Baku on May 22.
"Over 240 companies from 36 of the world's countries are attending the exhibition this year," he added.
"A number of important orders of the president, aimed at the development of agriculture, have led to significant success," he added.
"These orders helped introduce modern technologies in the agro-industrial complex," the minister added. "As a result, over the past five months, Azerbaijan passed to full self-sufficiency in a number of agricultural products."
"Moreover, such events present the Azerbaijani market to potential buyers," he said.
"Foreign visitors can get acquainted with this field in Azerbaijan, the investment climate and the products," he added.