Tehran signed a deal with an American company to export its excess heavy water supplies to US, Head of Irans Foreign Ministry Headquarters to Monitor Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) Abbas Araqchi said on Friday.
Araqchi, who was in Vienna to attend talks with the EU on formula for the third Iran-G5+1 joint commission meeting, said the Iranian delegation had signed the deal with a US company on Friday.
It was three months that Iran was negotiating a commercial contract and finally today, the Iranian delegation singed a deal to sell as much as 32 tons of Irans excess heavy water supplies to a US company, he underlined.
Araqchi added that some other countries have voiced interest to buy heavy water from Iran.Iran is negotiating with some other sides for export of heavy water, the deputy foreign minister noted.
(Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs)