Purchasing 8.2 million tons of wheat in the crop year 2019-2020
Yazdan Seif, the Vice-minister of Industry, Mining & Trade announces purchase of 8.215 million tons of wheat by September 2020. He said: “ so far 95 percent of the purchase value of the wheat has been paid to the farmers.
According to the Public Relations Office of GTC (Governmental Trade Corporation of Iran), in comparison to the previous year, we have witnessed 7 percent increase in purchasing wheat which was 7.625 million tons.
Seif mentioned: “the total market value of the guaranteed purchase price for wheat has reached to around 700 million USD.
The CEO of GTC mentioned: “274,000 of rapeseed (oil seed) and 459 tons of sunflower oil seed have also been purchased of which 100 percent has been settled”.
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