May 6 2020

SYP 450 billion allocated to receipt of wheat crop for current season

Damascus, SANA- The annual meeting for the receipt and marketing of wheat crop for the current season, chaired by Prime Minister Imad Khamis,  allocated SYP 450 billion to receive the whole crop of wheat, estimated at 2.9 million tons. The cultivated area reached at 1.355 million hectares with 75 percent. The participants in the meeting decided to transfer an amount of SYP 150 billion as first payment to the Agricultural Bank to pay the price of the delivered crop to the farmers. They demanded all the concerned authorities to offer all necessary facilitations to facilitate the receipt process, including facilitating …