Bell pepper export from Iran
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Iran is among the biggest producers of bell peppers in the world and produces thousands of tons of this vegetable in open farms and greenhouses all over the country. Bell pepper export from Iran is also a multi-million dollar industry and Iranian bell peppers are very popular worldwide.
Bell peppers are really healthy vegetables that besides having many different colors, also have more than their share of vitamins and minerals.
They are an amazing source of vitamin C, which can boost the immune system and lower the chances of heart disease.
Other nutritional benefits of bell peppers include:
Bell pepper production in Iran
Bell peppers are among the popular vegetables cultivated in Iran. Iran has a lot of different cities with different climate, topologies, soil, and altitudes, and some of them are really suitable for farming vegetables and bell peppers.
Iran is also among the countries that has bell pepper exports, and besides satisfying the needs of the internal markets, sells some bell peppers to the world.
Current bell pepper production yield from the Iranian farms are around 15 kilograms per cubic meters which is a real high figure among other vegetables.
A big part of the Iranian bell peppers are exported to Middle Eastern countries and Russia every year.
Popular colors for Bell Pepper
The most common colors of bell peppers are green, yellow, orange and red, and there are also some rare colors like purple and brown.
Red bell peppers are actually the ripe versions of the green ones and are the healthiest.
The amount of nutrients in red bell peppers is much higher than the green ones and higher than yellow and orange colors as well.
Bell peppers are mostly chosen by their colors, because their versatility can help people to design their dishes better.
Bell pepper export of Isfahan
Isfahan is one of the largest cities in the center of Iran and is also the capital of the state of Isfahan as well. Isfahan has more than 2500 greenhouses which expanded in hundreds of hectares of lands and employs around 11000 people.
Bell pepper production in Isfahan is at its peak due to the suitable climate conditions and the availability of greenhouses in the city.
The bell peppers produced in Isfahan are mostly organic and have amazing taste and quality.
Major production of Bell Pepper in Yazd
Yazd is a big city in the middle of Iran and also is the capital of Yazd Province. There are a lot of fruits and vegetables farmed in this city because of its suitable climate.
Around 14 percent of the Iranian bell peppers produced in Yazd. These bell peppers produced in both open farms and greenhouses in the city.
Also Yazd accounts for a lot of bell peppers exports from Iran, and has its products sent both to local markets and international markets all over the world.
Bell pepper export from Iran
Bell peppers are among the vegetables and fruits exported from Iran. Russia is the biggest importer of Iranian bell peppers in the world. The market for bell pepper exports from Iran is really popular due to the high quality and the organic nature of these products.
Most of the bell peppers also exported to neighbor countries which makes the transportation cheaper and shorter. It is also more convenient due to the bell pepper’s short sell by date and fragile nature.
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The sale price of Bell Pepper
The price of bell peppers mostly depend on their colors. The red and orange one are the ripe versions, which need to spend more time on the plant.
Therefore have a higher production cost, and subsequently a higher market price. Green bell peppers are the unripe versions and harvested really fast, and usually cost less in the international markets.
Also bell peppers from open farms cost more than bell peppers from the greenhouses, because of their higher quality. These peppers received actual sunlight and besides being bigger in size, have a more unique taste and quality.