… and has an industry that consists of metal cutting machine tools, forging pressing machines, electric motors and tyres – heavy duty stuff!
It also exports diamonds, mineral products, foodstuffs and energy.
Armenians love apricots! You can buy fresh and dried apricots, apricot juice and even apricot wine in the markets here!
Throughout the years, archeological excavations have uncovered evidence of the world’s oldest wine making facility, the oldest leather shoe and the world’s oldest skirt,dating back to 4000BC! Who knew Armenia were setting the fashion trends all along?!
Located in the highlands of Armenia is one of the largest lakes in the world, Lake Sevan – worth a visit!
Want to call family or friends in Armenia? You’ll need to use the international dialling code is +374.
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