The drop in the Turkish lira exchange rate impacts the economy of Azerbaijan mainly in two directions, Azerbaijani economic expert Ayyub Karimli said, Trend reports. According to Karimli, the Central Bank of Turkey made a decision a few days ago to reduce the discount rate from 15 to 14 percent.
“The first direction implies influence on consumers, who receive certain benefits. Simultaneously with the drop in the Turkish lira exchange rate, demand and interest in Turkish goods are growing because prices for them decrease,” he noted.
The expert also said that the second direction implies the impact on the investment environment because Turkey is one of the main countries – trade partners of Azerbaijan. Since the beginning of 2021.