Agricultural exports reached $5,7 bn in september, growth of 3.6%

Colombian agricultural exports during the Covid19 pandemic totaled $ 5,713 million as of September 2020, a growth of 3.6% compared to the same period of the previous year. The Ministry of Agriculture assured that Colombia’s sales abroad in products such as Hass avocado, beef, tilapia and panela had growth of between 36% and 60%, between January and September. Hass avocado exported 50,999 tons, equivalent to $ 34.5 million and a growth of 42.6% in volume and 34.5% in value, compared to the total exported in the same period of 2019. 20,535 tons of beef that added up to $ 72 million, a figure greater than the sum of exports in 2019 and 2018.

Source: Dinero