Kermanshah prov exports over 660,000 tons of agricultural items in 9 months

IRNA – Some 660,475 tons of agricultural products worth about $175m have been exported from Kermanshah province during the first three quarters of the current Iranian calendar year (started on March 20, 2016), an official said.

According to the provinicial Agricultural Jihad Organization Ali Asghar Bahmani Pour on Monday, the agricultural products comprising 60 items of basic commodities were exported through Khosravi, Parvizkhan, Sumar and Sheykh Salleh borders to Iraqi Kurdistan and Iraq.

‘The exported agricultural products consisted of fruits and vegetables, namely potato, onion, tomato, lettuce, cauliflower, peach, nectarine, Armenian plum, greengage, apple, pear, hawthorn, pomegranate, mulberry, orange, tangerine, lemon, etc.,’ Bahmani Pour said.