Grain harvest in Tajikistan was higher than predicted




The grain harvest in Tajikistan in 2023 totaled 1.754 mln tonnes. This is 5% higher than the forecast (1.67 mln tonnes), laid down in the government resolution of July 29, 2022 No. 370 "On the prospects of the main macroeconomic indicators of the Republic of Tajikistan for 2023-2025". This information was announced by the Ministry of Agriculture of Tajikistan.

At the same time, the production of cotton in the Republic significantly decreased – 344 thsd tonnes of this crop were harvested (85% of the forecast).

As APK-Inform previously reported, according to the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Tajikistan, in 2023 the grain planting area amounted to more than 392 thsd ha, which is 1.8 thsd ha more than in 2022.