The total foreign trade of agricultural goods recorded in the country amounted to $898.3mn (N323.4bn) between April and June 2019.
N73.5bn or 22.7 percent of this figure was exported while N249.95bn was the import value, according to figures obtained from the National Bureau of Statistics.
It stated that “During the quarter, total trade in agricultural goods stood at N323.4bn out of which exported agricultural goods accounted for N73.5bn or 22.7 percent.
“The value of agricultural exports was 14.66 percent lower than in Q1, 2019 and 14.48 percent lower than in Q2 2018. By economic region, agricultural goods were exported mainly to Asia and Europe, valued at N49.2bn and N18bn respectively…
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