Price of tobacco harvest in 2005 was increased by 2 soms comparing to 2004. Janybai Jamshitov, director general of “Kyrgyztamekisi” State Joint Stock Company told reporters at a press conference at the “Kabar” Agency.
According to him, in 2005 growth rate on production of fermentative tobacco has made 109,6%; on production of tobacco goods – 100,3%; on commodity output – 102,2%. On the export of tobacco products, mainly to Russia, the growth rate is reached 110%, on tax deduction to the budget - 110%. Thus, purchasing price for raw-tobacco has increased by 15%.
In the words of J.Jamshitov, the Kyrgyztamekisi always engaged in issues of increasing purchasing price through improving quality of raising raw-tobacco, attracting foreign private investments for modernizing tobacco-fermentative factories as well as increasing production volume of raw-tobacco.