Exports of tangerines up 22% in last six months

Tangerines were exported mostly to Russia, Armenia and Ukraine. Photo: Ministry of Agriculture.

Agenda.ge, 18 Jan 2021 - 14:14, Tbilisi,Georgia

Exports of tangerines have increased 22% year-on-year in the last six months and amounted to 35,400 tonnes, bringing in $17.3 million which is a 16% increase compared to the same period of the previous year.

Tangerines were exported mostly to:

  • Russia – 20,500 tonnes
  • Armenia – 7,600 tonnes
  • Ukraine – 5,300 tonnes

Georgian tangerines were also exported to Moldova, Turkmenistan, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Lithuania, Slovenia, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Azerbaijan, the USA and Germany.