23 May 2016
Made in Albania honey is being sold at high amounts in the international markets, says the Ministry of Agriculture. Exports of honey produced in Albania tripled during the first quarter of this year, by reaching the amount of 3.8 tons.
In 2015, Albania exported 20.8 tons of honey in annual terms while during January – March 2015, exports reached 2.3 tons.
Speaking in monetary values, exports in first quarter of 2016 reached the value of ALL 15.6 million compared to ALL 5.8 million in the same period in 2015.
In average, a kilogram of honey is sold for ALL 1500 – 2000 while prices are higher for other honey related products. Honey made in Albania is of a high quality and has many curative and medicinal values.