Silkworm breeders of Uzbekistan produced over 26,200 tonnes of cocoons this season and fully carried out their annual contractual obligations.
As reported earlier, Uzbekistan produced over 26,000 tonnes of cocoons in 2015.

Ministry of Agriculture and Water Management of Uzbekistan said that farmers received 58.2 kg of cocoons in average from each box.

Source:  Uzdaily.com