Agriculture Minister, Akram Shehayeb said on Monday that he will "discuss the issue of apples with Prime Minister, Tammam Salam".
He added that Lebanon was suffering from apples exportation due to the troubles along the borders with Syria.
"There is also a problem in the exportation of apples with Egypt due to changes in the price of the pound," he told OTV.
The minister said that the farmers have the right to take actions to express their point of view.
He touched on ongoing contacts to export the production to Russia.
Source: National News Agency