2018 GDP per capita (current US$)
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A few facts
The first commercial oil well in the world was drilled in 1846.
Baku, with an estimated population of 3 million, is the largest port on the Caspian Sea, and is thought to be 5,500 years old.
The Southern Gas Corridor between Azerbaijan and Europe will soon provide a further source of revenue.
The Azeri stock market is still in its infancy. There is a sizeable pipeline of IPOs expected over the next few years.
Private equity and debt restructuring offer significant upside potential.