Agriculture

Week in Brief 16.11.2018

Despite the return of US sanctions on Iran, importing soy pressed cake and oilseeds has increased to Iran. The main reason is the trade war between the US and China. According to Animal Food Producer […]

Agriculture

70% rise in prices of potatoes and tomatoes

Exchange rate fluctuations have affected prices of almost everything in Iran. However, the price rise in some goods has been more controversial. This includes rise in prices of potatoes and tomatoes. Taadol newspaper reports that […]

Agriculture

Drought and heat hit Pistachio yield

Pistachio season has arrived in Iran, yet growers are complaining about the low Pistachio yield of production and the unprecedented rise in the price of pistachios. This had led to fears of losing shares in […]

Agriculture

40% decline in production of bottled water

Production and distribution of bottled water have declined by 40% over the last few weeks. The packaging industry in Iran is highly dependent on the import of its raw material to produce plastic packages. The […]

Agriculture

Desertification threatens food production

The FAO representative in Iran, Rao Matta, has presented statistics indicating that if the destruction of the environment continues at the current pace, the global cost of food will rise by 30% in the next […]

Agriculture

Subsidiaries to control food prices

The Government to pay 4000 IRR in subsidiaries per each dollar spent to import essential goods. Iran writes, prior to the unification of the currency rate, essential goods such as corn, barley, soy and press […]