Favorable Mediterranean climate with very good weather for most of the year ranks Albania one of the largest citrus producers among European countries.
The Institute of Statistics published today the report on agricultural statistics, according to which citrus production in 2019 increased by 3,04%.
"Citrus production during 2019 is 46,882 tons, marking an increase of 3.04 %, compared to a year ago. The highest level of citrus production was reached in the region of Vlora 31,774 tons ", it is said in the INSTAT report.
Citrus production in Albania is mainly represented by the cultivation of mandarins in the southern region of Saranda and Vlora.