Fiji imports $21.4m of fresh fruits annually

Ministry of Agriculture deputy secretary for agriculture development Jone Sovalawa (left) with Taiwan Technical Mission (TTM) Mr Dominick during the planting of the Guava Orchard. Picture: SUPPLIED

FIJI annually importsĀ $21.4million worth of fresh fruits andĀ $0.33million of processed fruits, the Agriculture Statistics 2018 Trade Data reveals. However, Ministry of Agriculture deputy secretary for agriculture development Jone Sovalawa during the launching of the Establishment of Fruit Tree Orchards initiative Volivoli Village in Sigatoka this week said reducing the trade deficit caused by the importation […]

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