Over $20m agricultural products exported from Astara Agriculture
Over $20m agricultural products exported from Astara
The Agricultural Jihad Director of Astara Iraj Shiarkar said that agricultural products worth $20,561,450 were exported abroad in the first month of current Iranian year.
Shiarkar told IRNA on Tuesday that 18 kinds of agricultural products weighing 37,507 tons including kiwi fruit, potato, onion, melon, dates, pepper, carrot, raisins, cabbage, apple, cucumber, vegetables, grapes, watermelon, cherry, lemon, tea and pistachio were exported to Russia, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Ukraine and Central Asian countries.
Astara is located in the north east of Gilan and its customs ranked 1st in the suitcase trade for land border.
It is on the top of the list of exporters among those located on north borders.