Premium pomegranate production is exported locally to other countries as well as to meet part of the international demand for this fruit.
Iran is one of the top countries in the world that produces pomegranate fruit for export and meets the demand of premium pomegranates in many countries.
Pomegranates are available in Iran from September to March and can be found easily but are not available in spring and summer months.
Iran’s premium pomegranate production is high and the fruit is popular because of its unique taste and juicy seeds.
Benefits of Pomegranate
Like many other fruits, pomegranates have many benefits for consumers.
Pomegranate is a great source of vitamin C and acts as a powerful antioxidant and eliminates free radicals.
It is also a sleep inducing pomegranate that treats sleep disorders.
Pomegranates are also high in fiber and also cause weight loss and are often recommended for diabetics.
Pomegranate fruit contains many vitamins and minerals such as vitamins A, B6, B12, E and potassium, calcium, iron and magnesium.
Premium Pomegranate Production Conditions in Iran
As one of the pomegranate producing countries, Iran enjoys a good climate in the northern, central and southern parts of the country.
The southern regions of Iran are the best places to grow this fruit and perform well for the world market.
The area under cultivation in these cities makes Iran the world’s leading producer and exporter of pomegranates.
The favorable weather conditions for fruit growing and knowledge and experience of the gardeners have made the Iranian pomegranate fruit of good quality.
Iran is one of the few countries that produce pomegranate varieties and now Iran’s pomegranate production is on the rise.
The most important pomegranate producers in Iran
Pomegranates grow best in temperate climates with sufficient summer heat.
This makes the northern, southern and central provinces the main areas of Iran for growing fruit.
The production of premium pomegranates from the cities of Neyriz, Saveh, Ferdows and… has made Iran the first producer of this fruit in the world.
The annual amount of pomegranate exports from Iran is over one million tons.
However, most of Iran’s pomegranates are prepared for domestic consumption but are exported to other countries, so the focus is now on increasing exports to the international market.
Premium pomegranate production for exportPremium pomegranate is one of the most popular pomegranate varieties. As the fruit is also produced in Iran, higher international market demand is driving exporters to work. Since Iran has good conditions for pomegranate production, it is very likely to increase exports.Many factors affect the export of this fruit.
These factors may be the quality, packaging and various forms that the fruit can export.
Some countries may like to import fruit other than fresh fruit.
Export of premium pomegranate from Iran
Equipping export companies with sorting and packaging machines can also solve the problem.
Since fruit prices are higher in the international market, producers are eager to export fruit.
Also, the quality of the fruit makes it possible for other countries to import from Iran.
That is why companies are doing their best to improve their performance when exporting pomegranates.
Premium pomegranates are exported mostly to luxury markets because customers buy these pomegranates at high prices and pomegranate quality is the most important factor for them.