• Sat / 29 December 2018 / 14:40
  • Category: Economy
  • News Code: 97100804147
  • Journalist : 71593

Iran’s saffron export reaches more than $252 million

برداشت زعفران در خراسان رضوی

Tehran (ISNA) – “During first 8 months of the Iranian fiscal year (started March 21, 2018) 170 tone of saffron, worth $252.4 million have been exported,” Iran’s Ministry of Agriculture announced.

According to a Ministry of Agriculture official, the figure has experienced 36% and 44% increase in weight and value respectively, comparing to the same period last year.

Comparing agricultural export figure in first 8 months of two recent Iranian fiscal years, the official said, it has had 15.74% growth in weight and 18.74% in value, reaching 4.575 million tons from 3.95 million tons and $4.564 billion from $3.844 billion.

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