ARMENIA RECEIVES 2,786,200 TONS OF HUMNAITARIAN AID IN JAN-APRIL 2008

ARKA
June 2, 2008

YEREVAN, June 2. /ARKA/. 2,786,200 tons of humanitarian aid of
5,599.mln drams or $18.1mln worth arrived in Armenia in January-April
2008, which is by 35.9% less as compared to the corresponding period
of last year, RA National Statistical Service reported referring to
the government-affiliated State Customs Committee.

34.7% in the whole volume of humanitarian aid was the share of chemical
and other related products, 16.9% - devices and apparatus, 12.4% -
natural products, 7.6%- textile products, and 28.4% - other products.

The key donor countries are USA (58.5%), Switzerland (8.7%), Italy
(3.5%), and Russia (1%).