Economy, Domestic Economy

Horticultural Exports

Horticultural ExportsHorticultural Exports

About 1.5 million tons of horticultural products worth $2.8 billion are annually exported, said deputy minister of agriculture in horticulture affairs, Mohammad Ali Tahmasbi, adding that Iran’s 2.6 million hectare orchards currently yield an annual 16.5 million tons of horticultural products. He noted that the ministry is planning to improve the quality and quantity of the products by expanding greenhouse cultivation, IRNA reported.