Ministry of Agriculture: cotton volume of production reach 650000 tons
Ministry of Agriculture said that the total space area planted with cotton all over Syria has reached 165000 hectares.
The Ministry has estimated this year's volume of production to reach 650000 tons, adding that it would cover all needs of the domestic industrial sector. Director of Department of Cotton Research at the General Commission for Agricultural Scientific Research said that this year's cotton crops was good.
It is to be noted that the main goal of the Ministry is to provide the local factories with their needs of cotton to make the utmost of the available resources.