In 2019, Tajikistan increased agricultural production volumes




According to official statistics, in January-September of 2019 the production volumes of agricultural commodities in all categories of agricultural households of Tajikistan totaled almost 19.63 bln TJS (more than 1.9 bln USD), which exceeded the figures for same period of 2018 in comparable prices by 7.1%, reported the Agency on Statistics under the President of the Republic of Tajikistan on October 28.

According to the announcement, in the reporting period the production volumes of both crop production and livestock segments increased by 7.1% each.

Since the beginning of 2019, and as of October 1, all categories of agricultural households produced more than 1 mln tonnes of grains.