Wow! Armenia is a Banana Republic after all!

A most incredible story was published by Hetq today: In 2006, Armenia imported 8,614 tons of bananas; 7,056 tons from Ecuador, 1,509 from Costa Rica, 38.2 from Guatemala, 3.2 from Thailand and .2 tons from Iran. In the same year Armenia exported 3,002.2 tons of bananas to the Bahamas and 90.7 tons to Georgia. (emphasis is mine) In 2007, Armenia imported some 17,198 tons of bananas, almost twice as much as in 2006. Armenia didn’t…

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