Kyrgyzstan decreased wheat production — KyrStat




In 2019, Kyrgyzstan decreased the harvest of wheat, but increased the production of cottonseed and barley, reported the National Statistical Committee of the Kyrgyz Republic (KyrStat).

At the same time, the general production volumes of grain crops (without pulses, rice and buckwheat) totaled nearly 1.846 mln tonnes in bunker weight, up 1.1% compared with the last year figures, while the harvested areas reached 552.2 thsd ha.

In particular, the production of wheat decreased by 4.4% compared with the last year results. But the harvest of barley increased by 6.8%. Cottonseed production in Kyrgyzstan increased by 8.3%.