Tajikistan plans to continue to expand wheat imports
By: Date: 2021-04-13 Categories: Internationalfood Tags: ,

   Tajikistan’s Avista News Agency Dushanbe reported on April 5 that according to the forecast of Tajikistan’s main macroeconomic indicators for 2021-2023, the import volume of Tajikistan’s wheat will be annualized for the next three years. An increase of 35,000-40,000 tons. It plans to import 1.157 million tons this year, valued at 237 million U.S. dollars; by 2023, it plans to reach 1.227 million tons, valued at 253 million U.S. dollars. According to Tajikistan Customs data, last year Tajikistan imported 99,000 tons of wheat, valued at more than 240 million U.S. dollars. Currently, the price of a 50 kg bag of flour from Kazakhstan is 265 somoni (US$23.25).