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Iran's Agrifood Exports Earn Over $330m in 1 Month

Tomatoes topped the list of exports in terms of value, as the country exported more than $37.94 million worth of the crop during the month. In term of tonnage, watermelons topped the list with 117,260 tons
Iran's Agrifood Exports Earn Over $330m in 1 Month Iran's Agrifood Exports Earn Over $330m in 1 Month

Iran exported 679,510 tons of agricultural and food products worth about $336 million during the month to April 19 to register a 25.85% rise in tonnage and a 9.13% decline in value compared with last year’s corresponding period, the Agriculture Ministry reported.
Tomatoes topped the list of exports in terms of value, as the country exported $37.94 million worth of the crop during the month.
Apple was the second major exported agricultural product in terms of value with $28.56 million followed by watermelon with $24.51 million, tomato paste with $14.12 million and oranges with $10.55 million.
In term of tonnage, watermelons topped the list with 117,260 tons, followed by tomatoes with 84,000 tons, apples with 76,070 tons, oranges with 34,130 tons and cucumbers with 21,200 tons.

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