Pakistan’s potato exports jump 10pc

Media: Dawn

ISLAMABAD: Export of potatoes rose 9.8 per cent mainly because of robust production of the vegetable. The data was shared by the Ministry of Commerce in a written reply to a question by MNA Riaz-ul-Haq, who sought details from the ministry regarding production of potatoes as well as exports. Potatoes are the fourth most significant crop in terms of bulk production after wheat, rice and maize.