Iran has 5 million tons of wheat surplus

Iran Materials 13 December 2011 18:04 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, Dec. 13 / Trend F.Milad/

The managing director of Iran's State Commercial Company said that about 5 million tons of wheat were added to the country's strategic reserves.

Abbas Qobadi told Fars news agency that 5.38 million tons of wheat has been purchased by the company and over $2 billion has been paid to farmers.