Jordan produces 20,000 tonnes of dates annually

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AMMAN — Abdul Karim Abu Salih, deputy chairman of the Jordan Dates Association, announced that Jordan produces approximately 20,000 tonnes of dates annually, mostly of the "Majhoul" variety. اضافة اعلان

According to a report by Khaberni, he also highlighted that half of this production is exported to foreign markets, while the other half is consumed domestically.

Success at the Qatar exhibitionAbu Salih shared that date production companies within the Jordanian pavilion at the Qatar International Agricultural Exhibition achieved remarkable success during the event, which concludes Sunday.

He stated that representatives of Jordanian date companies were able to promote and market the "Majhoul" dates, which are known for their high-quality varieties with international standards.

Strong presence in international marketsAbu Salih also emphasized that Jordan's date production, particularly of the "Majhoul" variety, is not only exported to Gulf markets but has also established a strong presence in international markets.

He mentioned that Jordanian date companies have been successful in promoting and selling their products in European and American markets.

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