Iranian agrifood exports up 6% to $6.2 bln in fiscal 2020-21

Source: Fresh Plaza

Iran exported 8.83 million tons of agricultural and food products worth $6.21 billion in the last fiscal year (ended March 2021). This indicates a 23.57% and 5.99% rise in tonnage and value respectively compared with the output of the year before. Fresh and dried pistachio topped the list of exports in terms of value, with the country exporting $1.37 billion worth of it during the period.

Tomato was the second major agricultural export product in terms of value with $358.45 million, followed by apple with $326.67 million, dates with $296.7 million and dried grapes with $234.3 million.