Economy, Domestic Economy

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.


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