Kandahar exports up to 40,000 tons of grapes this year
ACCI official Eng. Abdul Baqi Beena said grapes worth USD 8mn have been exported to neighboring countries, mainly Pakistan.
He linked the significant increase in grape production to expansion of existing orchards and creation of new gardens.
Beena cited unreliable ground and air transportation systems, high airfares and lack of proper cooling arrangements as the main hurdles to the growth of exports.
In the meantime, some exports complained about the border closures inflicting heavy losses, as their products go rotten.
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Kazakhstan announced their preparedness to invest in the infrastructure and extraction of natural resources in Herat province. Kazakhstan’s ambassador to