YEREVAN, February 6. /ARKA/. Armenia’s agricultural output in 2019 dropped by 4.25 percent from the previous year to 852.789 billion drams, the National Statistical Committee (NSC) said today.
It said crop production fell by 7.7% to 410.362 billion drams and livestock production decreased by 1.2% to 442.427 billion drams. Fish production grew by 7.3 percent to 35.349 billion drams.
At the same time, the total area of arable land used for sowing decreased by 3.6% to 59,339 hectares, while wheat production fell by 41.2% to 198,700 metric tons. ($1 – 478.72 dram).