agriculture

Iran plans to expand rain-fed wheat production

In line with efforts to increase Iranian wheat output over the past few years, the country has plans to give a further rise to its rain-fed wheat production within the next 3 years, according to deputy minister of agricultural jihad.

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Iran’s quarterly export of agricultural products up 37% YOY

Iran exported about $1.027 billion of agricultural products in the first three months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-June 21), registering an increase of 37 percent year on year.

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Iran’s domestic wheat purchase at over 5.6 million tons since April

Iran has purchased some 5.6 million tons of wheat worth over $1.647 billion from domestic producers since April in carrying out a national plan which guarantees the purchase of domestic production of the crop, according to a senior official with the Ministry of Agricultural Jihad (MAJ).

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FAO expects Iran’s grain output to further increase in 2024

The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has forecasted a further increase in Iran’s grain output this year amid efforts by the government in the country to rely more on domestic farming rather than imports for basic needs of the country.

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Iran’s domestic wheat purchase at over $1.3bn since April

Iran has purchased some 4.4 million tons of wheat at the worth of over $1.3 billion from domestic producers since April in carrying out a national plan which guarantees the purchase of domestic production of the crop.

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Iran’s annual pistachio production expected to reach 200,000 tons

The production of pistachios in Iran is expected to reach 200,000 tons in the current calendar year to late March 2025.

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Iran’s agricultural exports up $1 billion in one year

Iran has produced $1 billion more agricultural products over the past calendar year to late March than that produced a year earlier, according to Minister of Agriculture Mohammad-Ali Nikbakht.

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Iran’s agrofood exports up 28% in two months

Iran exported 1.56 million tons of agricultural products worth $684 million in the first two months of calendar year (March 20 – May 20), an increase of 28 percent in value year on year.

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Iran’s agrifood exports at $684 million in two months to late May

Iran exported 1,562,000 tons of agricultural products worth $684 million from March 21 to May 20, 2024, the head of the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) announced.

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Iran’s Q1 pistachio exports to EU up 17% YOY

The statistical office of the European Union (Eurostat) has announced that in the first quarter of the current year, Iran’s pistachio exports to the member states of the European Union increased by 17% compared to the same period last year, reaching €34 million.

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