The progress rate of the harvest season reached 74% of the fields, i.e. 885 thousand hectares, on a total area planted of 1 million and 160 thousand hectares, at the end of June 2020.
During the same period, 5.5 million quintals of grain were collected, compared to 6.1 million quintals during the same period in 2019.
Tunisia is expected to produce 15.7 million quintals during this season, compared to a record crop of 24 million quintals in the previous season.
According to forecasts, 7 million quintals of grain will be collected, against 12.9 million quintals last year.