Belgian Company Acquires 3,000 Dunams for Orange Groves in Palestine
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Belgian Company Acquires 3,000 Dunams for Orange Groves in Palestine

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Great Demand for Palestine Oranges in Belgium Market (Jewish Telegraphic Agency)

An area of 3,000 dunams in the region of Tulkerem, Palestine, for the cultivation of orange groves was acquired by a Belgian company, it was announced here.

The first consignment of Palestine oranges shipped here was well received and sold immediately. There is a great demand for Palestine oranges on the Belgian fruit market.

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