Reddy: Agriculture ministry no longer pursuing import substitution

Minister for Agriculture, Rural and Maritime Development, Waterways and Environment Dr Mahendra Reddy meets with farmers at Tunalia, Nadi. Picture: BALJEET SINGH

IMPORT substitution is no longer an avenue that the Ministry of Agriculture is pursuing, says Minister for Agriculture Dr Mahendra Reddy. While speaking to farmers at Tunalia, Nadi last week, he said the ministry was looking at other avenues to improve its exports and reduce imports of agricultural products. He said Government’s efforts to protect […]

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