According to the State Committee on Statistics, in January-June 2021, farms of all categories grew 1 million 543.8 thousand tons of potatoes. This is 3.5% more than in the same period last year.
92.0% of all grown potatoes fall on the share of dekhkan farms.
In terms of regions, high positions in potato production are held by Samarkand - 286.3 thousand tons, Surkhandarya - 210.3 thousand tons and Fergana region - 191.4 thousand tons.
At the same time, the Jizzakh region with 10.4 thousand tons, the Syrdarya region with 25.8 thousand tons and the Republic of Karakalpakstan with 26.9 thousand tons take the last place in potato production.