Amman/ Iraq TradeLink: Iraqi Agriculture Minister Falah al-Lihaibi announced permitting tomato
imports from Jordan.
Minister Lihaibi is currently on an official visit to Jordan to attend the Iraqi-Jordanian Higher Commission.
It is expected that Iraq will import Jordanian agricultural vaccinations and phosphate fertilizers.
Jordan is trying to get Iraqi customs exemptions for its exported agricultural products, but nothing decided yet due to the anger within the Iraqi agricultural community not to grant such privileges to Jordan and to protect local production
Source: Iraq TradeLink