Agro-forestry and fisheries exports fell 2.8% in the first 6 months
(Mard-01/7/2015) - According to Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, agro-forestry - fisheries export value in June is estimated to be 2.6 billion USD, bringing the total export value in the first 6 months to 14.42 billion USD, down 2.8% from the same period of 2014. In particular, the export value of major agricultural commodities is estimated at 6.93 billion USD, falling by 5.7%. Seafood export value is estimated 2.97 billion USD, down 16%. The export value of forest products is estimated at 3.29 billion USD, up 8% compared to the same period of 2014.