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Citrus Exports Grow 11 Times

Citrus exports have grown 11 times year on year, Ministry of Environment Protection and Agriculture, says.

According to the information of November 1-11, 2017, the country exported 55 tons of citrus, while in the same period of 2018 the exports hit 610 tons.

The country has reaped one of the best harvests in 2018 and therefore, the exports is also expand. The exports markets remain the same – Russia, Armenia, Ukraine and Kazakhstan. 

As to long-term period, in the period of September 1 to November 11, the citrus exports made up 718 tons, up from 106 tons year on year. Thus, the 2018 exports (September 1-November 11) exceeds the year on year indicator 6 times.