YEREVAN, February 27. /ARKA/. Over 54,000 sheep were exported from Armenia to Iran in the period from March 2012 to February 2013 via frontier zone of Norduz, the webpage of Iranian isna.ir news agency reports.
The sheep were transported to Iran after respective examinations were made by Iranian veterinaries arrived in Armenia.
According to Armenia’s ministry of agriculture, there are 590,200 heads of cow, 598,000 sheep and goats and 108,000 pigs in the country. Number of sheep and goats is expected to go up to 1.5 million by 2020. –0--