Georgia's export of vegetables down year-on-year
BAKU, Azerbaijan, Sept.24
By Tamilla Mammadova – Trend:
The export of vegetables from Georgia from January through August 2020 amounted to $7.79 million, Trend reports citing Georgian National Statistics Service (Geostat).
The share of vegetables in the total export of Georgia amounted to 0.4 percent.
The major part of exports in this group accounted for tomatoes - $1.59 million, potatoes - $0.92 million, mushrooms of the Agaricus family - $0.80 million and eggplants - $0.58 million.
The volume of exports of vegetables from Georgia decreased by 8.6 percent in comparison with the same period of 2019.
In January through June 2019, vegetables worth $8.10 million were exported from Georgia. The share of vegetables in the total export volume was 0.45 percent.
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