Tajikistan decreases export of precious metals and stones
Azerbaijan, Baku, Oct. 28 / Trend V. Zhavoronkova/
Tajikistan decreased the export of precious and semiprecious stones and metals by 28.9 per cent during the first nine months of this year compared to the same period of 2012, Avesta.tj reported on Monday.
During the mentioned period the export amounted to $55.1 million decreasing by $6.6 million.
According to the Tajikistan's Ministry of Energy and Industry, the country produced 2.409 tons of gold in 2012.
The production of gold in the country grew in the first half of 2013 compared to similar period of 2012.