Profit of $18 million received from pomegranate export


January 26, Fineko/ Azerbaijan’s pomegranate exports exceeded $18 million by the end of 2021, the Agricultural Insurance Fund informs.

Currently, there are more than 22,000 hectares of pomegranate orchards in Azerbaijan. Pomegranate is grown most of all in the Goychay, Kurdamir, Agsu, Ujar, Saatli, Sabirabad districts.

In December 2021, by the relevant decree of the Cabinet Ministers, the number of insured crops was increased from 14 up to 41. Along with other fruits, pomegranate was added to the updated list.