Iran discloses volume of agricultural products to be exported from Dezful county
Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan. 6
By Elnur Baghishov – Trend:
Some 450,000 tons of agricultural products are expected to be exported from Dezful county of Iran's Khuzestan province this Iranian year (started on March 21, 2018), head of the Agricultural Organization of Dezful county of Khuzestan province Ahmad Zarei said.
Every year agricultural products are exported from Dezful county to different countries, Zarei added, Trend reports referring to IRNA.
Dill, celery, parsley, various cabbages, garlic, onions, carrots, tomatoes, lettuce, mushrooms, citrus fruits are grown in Dezful county and are exported to neighboring countries, the Persian Gulf countries, Iraq, Azerbaijan and Russia, he said.
Flowers and plants are also exported from this county. More than two million tons of fruits and vegetables are produced in Dezful county annually, Zarei said.
One of the problems is that there is no guaranteed and reliable payment. The work is underway to eliminate this problem, he said.
Despite the necessary infrastructure was created in Dezful county, some exporters still continue to export their products through the Astara border customs, Zarei added.