Overview of the Printing Industry in Azerbaijan and How to Buy Printers and Ink

Buy inks in Azerbaijan

An Overview of Azerbaijan

  • Azerbaijan has a population of 10.23 million.
  • Capital: Baku
  • Official Language: Azerbaijani
  • Total Area: 86,600 km²
  • Currency: Azerbaijani Manat

Economic Statistics of Azerbaijan

  • Azerbaijan has reached a GDP of 187 billion USD. Its largest industries are
  1. Petroleum refining
  2. Petrochemicals
  3. Steel and Iron
  4. Cement
  5. Chemicals
  • The breakdown of Azerbaijan’ GDP Composition includes
  1. Industry (53.5%)
  2. Services (40.4%)
  3. Agriculture (6.1%)
  • The main importers of Azerbaijan’s goods are
  1. Italy (30.1%)
  2. Turkey (9.27%)
  3. Israel (6.58%)
  4. Czech Republic (4.79%)
  5. Germany (4.12%)
  • While the main exporters to Azerbaijan are
  1. Russia (15.8%)
  2. Turkey (13.1%)
  3. UK (11.0%)
  4. China (5.7%)
  5. Germany (5.1%)

The Printing Industry in Azerbaijan

  • As the economy in Azerbaijan has grown, there is an increased need to buy printers, consumables such as inks and makeups and cleaning solutions.
  • Azerbaijan’s printing machines ranges from cutting-edge digital technologies and offset printing machines attractively equipped as standard to individually configured special machines for maximum productivity and every possible print application.
  • Azerbaijan’s digital printing is designed for the cost-efficient manufacture of short runs and print products that are difficult or expensive to produce using offset printing.
  • Digital Printing services incorporate all sort of digital printing from regular laser printing to large format printing.
  • As a result, more people in Azerbaijan are looking for printers for sale whether from domestic sources or via imports.

Where to buy printers

Fly Fiber Laser Marking Machine for sale

The Packaging Industry in Azerbaijan

  • Azerbaijan’s food packaging sector is diverse, featuring canning facilities, plastics, wooden crates, plus bottling plants for juices, waters and alcoholic beverages.
  • Around 24 million combined wooden crates and corrugated cardboard shippers are produced each year in Azerbaijan. This is roughly 60% of Azerbaijan’s potential packaging production output.
  • With Azerbaijan’s government aiming to improve export levels, and position Azerbaijan as a regional food production powerhouse, new opportunities for foreign companies are emerging.
  • This boosting economy in Azerbaijan will continue to drive demand for industrial inkjet printer, printing equipment, printing parts, printing consumables such as inks, make ups and cleaning solutions.

Where to buy printers

Static Fiber Laser Marking Machine for sale

The Manufacturing Industry in Azerbaijan

  • The Republic of Azerbaijan is probably best described as an industrial country with a fairly high developed agricultural industry.
  • The manufacturing industry is primarily comprised of the oil and gas sector as well as the three fields-engineering, metallurgy and electro-energy.
  • Priority is placed on the aluminum industry. The raw material, alunite, is mined from fields in the Dashkesan region. At a plant in Ganja, the alunite is converted to alumina and in the past about 500 thousand tons has been produced annually.
  • Hence, Azerbaijan’s expanding manufacturing sector has increased demand for printing and industrial ink such as Videojet ink, Inkjet refills, and Hitachi parts.

Sea Ports and Trading Hubs of Azerbaijan

  1. Baku
  2. Qazax
  3. Nakhchivan
  4. Qaradag
  5. Siyazan
How to Buy Citronix Printers

For importing Inkjet printers, Citronix printers, Videojet inks, and other spare parts, Camainks uses the largest port of Baku when exporting to our clients in Azerbaijan. We have exported items such as inkjet printers, CIJ printers, laser printers, and specialized brands of printer consumables including:

  • Videojet inks
  • Domino inks
  • Citronix CIJ inks
  • and other printer spare parts

Where to buy Domino BK printer ink?

Domino BK 0101 Ink for bulk purchases

What Printers and Ink Do Azerbaijan Import?

Although Azerbaijan does have some manufacturers for printers and ink like Risograph ink and Domino Inkjet printer, Azerbaijan still needs to import from countries such as Russia, Turkey, UK, China, and Germany. This demand for importing printers and ink in Azerbaijan is due to its fast-growing economy. Some printers, ink, and related consumables that Azerbaijan imports from these countries include,

Continuous Make-ups Supply for Citronix printing technologies

Compatible Hitachi TH 70 Make Up for industrial printers

What Regulations Are There on Importing Printers and Ink to Azerbaijan?

  • Azerbaijan has free trade agreements (FTAs) with Russia, Ukraine, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Moldova and Belarus. Under the FTAs, goods can be imported from those countries free of customs duties.
  • Under the production sharing agreement (PSA) contract regime used in the energy sector, contractors, their agents, and subcontractors are entitled to import and re-export goods used for hydrocarbon activities from Azerbaijan without any import duties or restrictions.
  • Cargo and goods being imported into the country must be secured and fully concealed with documentation of commercial invoice, bill of lading, labelling and measurements. Most imports come via ports through the gulf and are apparent to customs upon arrival.
  • An application for grant of license for hazardous chemicals shall be accompanied by an EIA of the project or industrial activity involving generation, collection, consignment, transport, treatment, disposal, storage, handling or import of a hazardous substance in respect of which the license is sought.
  • Because inks contain hazardous chemicals, it is important to follow Azerbaijan’s import regulations.

Where to buy printers

Desktop TIJ Printer for sale

Why Should Azerbaijan Import Printers and Ink?

  1. Availability - The local industry has limited capacity and some clients in Azerbaijan require printers and ink promptly.
  2. High Product Cost - Given the domestic competition in Azerbaijan, printers and the continuous ink supply are more expensive to buy domestically than on the world market.
  3. Product Quality - While most international suppliers have a good brand reputation and quality, some smaller domestic manufacturers in Azerbaijan can have variant product quality.

Markem Imaje industrial ink for bulk ink purchases

How to buy Markem Imaje 9175 Ink supply

Where Can I Buy Printers and Ink for Azerbaijan?

If you are looking for individual use printers and inks, there are many domestic manufacturers and distributors available in Azerbaijan. However, if you looking for large quantities of inks, make ups and cleaning solutions, Camainks has been exporting print products such as Videojet ink, Linx printing technologies, and Markem Imaje 2200 to clients in Azerbaijan. Feel free to contact us at [email protected] or WhatsApp us at +86-131-2037-9271 for a FREE quotation. We also ship worldwide; for other countries, check out our experience here.