By John Lee.
The Chinese car company BYD and Iranian car manufacturer Kerman Motor have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to cooperate in the production of hybrid and electric vehicles.
Under the deal, the Chinese company will export technology to produce hybrid and electric vehicles and batteries to Iran.
The document also provides for the export of crossover BYD E6 and BYD Tang car to Iran in 2017.
BYD E6 is a fully electric compact crossover, and BYD Tang is a hybrid SUV.