Agricultural challenge to increase non-sugar exports by $100m

While earnings from Fiji’s annual kava exports has bounced back over the past few years, the challenge for the agriculture sector is to increase non-sugar exports by $100million and reduce imports of fruits and vegetables by $80m by the year 2020. Picture: FT FILE

WHILE earnings from Fiji’s annual kava exports had bounced back over the past few years, the challenge for the agriculture sector was to increase non-sugar exports by $100million and reduce imports of fruits and vegetables by $80m by the year 2020. This was highlighted by the Ministry of Agriculture’s deputy Permanent Secretary and Chief Economist […]

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