Prices for one kilogram of apricots have risen from 4.00-6.00 somoni to 8.00-10.00 somoni, pears – from 8.00-10.00 somoni to 12.00-18.00 somoni, grapes – 10.00-12.00 somoni to 20.00-30.00 somoni, potatoes – from 1.50-1.80 somoni to 2.00 somoni, tomatoes – from 2.00 to 2.50 somoni, carrots – from 2.00 to 2.50 somoni, sweet cherries – from 10.00-15.00 somoni to 25.00-30.00 somoni, onions – from 0.60-0.80 somoni to 1.00 somoni, cucumbers – from 2.002.50 somoni to 3.00-3.50 somoni, and bell pepper – from 2.00-2.50 somoni to 4.00-5.00 somoni.GIZ Program “Framework and Finance for Private Sector Development in Tajikistan/ Growth in Rural Economy and Agriculture in Tajikistan” (FFPSD/ GREAT) is nearing completion.The agreement reportedly provides for supplying up to 1 million tons of duty-free oil products to Tajikistan.
Prices for some agricultural goods at Dushanbe’s bazaars have even doubled.
Thus, prices for one kilogram of apples have risen from 8.00-16.00 somoni to 18.00-25.00 somoni.
On this occasion, a formal closure event took place at the National Library in Dushanbe yesterday, GIZ Office in Tajikistan said.
Commissioned by Germany’s Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and co-financed by the UK Department for International Development (DFID) since 2011, the program is coming to its logical end.
Approximately four hundred participants are expected to attend, two hundred of which will be foreign participants.