Economy, Domestic Economy
0

Frost Inflicts $1.9b in Losses on Orchards

Frost Inflicts $1.9b in Losses on OrchardsFrost Inflicts $1.9b in Losses on Orchards

More than 670,000 hectares of orchards incurred losses worth 81 trillion rials ($1.9 billion) due to the frost since the beginning of the current Iranian year that started on March 21, an official with the Agriculture Ministry said. “About 3 million tons of fruit were lost across the country over the period,” Shokrollah Hajivand was also quoted as saying by ILNA.

Premium

Subscribe to the Financial Tribune to continue reading this article or Log in to your account if you are already a subscriber.

Find out more about our subsciption plans here.

Add new comment

Financialtribune.com