Fruit production tops 11m tons

Financial Tribune- A total of 11.6 million tons of fruits were produced in Iran in the last fiscal year (March 2017-18) to register a 4.8% increase compared with the year before, a survey carried out by the Statistical Center of Iran showed Apples (2.4 million tons), grapes (1.75 million tons), oranges (1.2 million tons) and dates (1.76 million tons) accounted for 61% of all the fruits produced over the period, ILNA reported.