BAKU, Azerbaijan, Dec. 6
By Maryana Akhmedova – Trend:
Russian imports of Georgian tangerines from September 1 through December 5, 2021, increased, compared to the previous statistics (5,153 tons), and amounted to 9,797 tons, Trend reports via the publication of the Ministry of Environmental Protection and Agriculture of Georgia.
According to the report, the largest volume of tangerines produced in the reporting period of 2021 were also exported to Armenia (3,089 tons), Ukraine (1,451 tons), Moldova (241 tons), Kazakhstan (102 tons), Slovenia (91 tons), Kyrgyzstan (60 tons), and Belarus (40 tons).
The total export volume of Georgia’s tangerines from September 1 through December 5, 2021, amounted to 15,000 tons, which is an increase of 73 percent, compared to the same period of 2020.
The export value of Georgia’s tangerines over the reporting period of 2021 totaled $7.4 million, which is an increase of 74 percent, compared to the same period of 2020, the ministry said.
Meanwhile, based on the previous statistics, Georgian exports of tangerine from September 1 through November 28 increased more than 2 times, compared to the same period of 2020, and amounted to 8,376 tons, while the value of exports totaled $4 million, which is an increase of 109 percent, compared to the reporting period of 2020.
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