Iran’s agricultural exports have increased significantly this year
By: Date: 2021-01-07 Categories: Internationalfood Tags: ,
  Iran Economic Online reported on January 3 that according to data released by the Iranian Customs, Iran exported 6.278 million tons of agricultural products in the first nine months of this year, a year-on-year increase of 27.2%, and the total value reached US$4.482 billion, a year-on-year increase. 11.5%. At the same time, the country imported 89 trillion Turmans worth of agricultural products (about 3.56 billion US dollars at the current market exchange rate) during this period, an increase of 108.5%year-on-year. The main destinations of Iran’s agricultural exports are Iraq, Afghanistan and the UAE. Iran’s main export agricultural products include pistachios, apples, ketchup, and watermelon. Among them, pistachio exports were about 133,000 tons, a year-on-year increase of 123%.