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Iran's Agrifood Exports Exceed $890 Million in 2 Months

Iran's Agrifood Exports Exceed $890 Million in 2 MonthsIran's Agrifood Exports Exceed $890 Million in 2 Months

Iran exported 1.67 million tons of agricultural and food products worth over $890 million during the first two months of the current fiscal year (March 20-May 20), the Agriculture Ministry reported.
The figures indicate a 19.44% rise in tonnage but an 8.79% decline in value compared with last year’s corresponding period, the data show.
Watermelon topped the list of exports in terms of value, as the country exported $90.1 million worth of the fruit during the two-month period.
Fresh and dried pistachio was the second major agricultural export product in terms of value with $65.86 million, followed by apple with $48.9 million, fresh potato with $26.39 million, watermelon with $24.51 million and melons with $24.34 million.

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