Albania’s agricultural exports and livestock exports kept growing in the first four months of 2017, with exports of fruits and vegetables giving an impetus to the export figures, almost doubling in value against other products

Ministry of Agriculture sources said Tuesday that the agriculture is dominating the country’s economic indicators with made in Albania agricultural exports significantly growing, thanks to new investment in improving agricultural infrastructure and the growing government subsidy schemes for farmers across the country.

According to Ministry of Agriculture, exports of fruits and vegetable have doubled over the first months of this year, while exports of fresh eggs have already tripled, reaching for first time ever to German and Greek markets.

Official statistics also showed that exports of fish, seafood and marine products increased by 35 %, whereas agriculture experts are working to begin export of mussels. Burimi ATSH