3 November 2021
Belarus’ food export up 12.6% in January-September 2021
MINSK, 3 November (BelTA) – The export of Belarusian food products went up by 12.6% in January-September 2021, Belarusian Deputy Agriculture and Food Minister Aleksei Bogdanov told a press conference on 2 November, BelTA has learned.
“According to the current data of the Belarusian Statistical Committee, in January-September 2021 the export of Belarusian food products increased by 12.6% and exceeded $4.7 billion. In January-August 2021 the growth made up 10.8%, with the dynamics improving by 1.8%. In January-September 2021 the foreign currency proceeds soared by $529 million. Belarus continues to steadily increase its supplies to foreign countries,” Aleksei Bogdanov said.
According to him, Belarus’ supplies increase to all countries and regions, including both CIS and non-CIS countries. The main growing foreign markets are the Asian region and the European Union countries.