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6000 IKCO Cars to Be Dispatched to Iraq

Iraq‘s car market is one of IKCO‘s best export targets and the company is planning on shipping 6000 sets of cars as Samand, Soren, Peugeot Pars and Dena to this market. Hassan Golchubian, IKCO’s Exports Director for Middle East and Africa asserted, “Considering the export markets’ demand for cars with automatic gearboxes, IKCO has set […]

IKCO to supply Nigerian Taxi Fleet

Iran Khodro (IKCO) is to sell 310 IKCO Samand and Peugeot 405 cars to supply Nigerian taxi fleet. “Since Nigeria is developing economically, IKCO can win a good share of its car market by dispatching its products to this country,” said Hassan Golchubian, IKCO Export Director for the Middle East and Africa. Given the fact […]

300 Peugeot Pars on their way to Iraq

By John Lee. By the end of this year IKCO will strengthen its presence in Iraq, dispatching 300 Peugeot Pars passenger cars, equipped with automatic gearboxes. “Iraqi market is one of the foremost export markets for IKCO,” said Hassan Golchubian, IKCO Export Director of the Middle East and Africa, adding that as other markets, Iraq […]

Iran Supplies Senegal Police Fleet

Iran Khodro (IKCO) has supplied its first export cargo of Dena+ police cars to Senegal. The bi-fuel cars are equipped with special extras for police cars, and according to the company, have “prepared the ground for re-export of IKCO cars to the West African countries.” (Source: IKCO)

Iran Khodro Sells Taxis to Ivory Coast

Iran’s leading car manufacturer, Iran Khodro Industrial Group (IKCO), has taken the first step to renew the taxi fleet of Ivory Coast by exporting a number of its vehicles to the African country. The delivery of a number of Samand and Runna vehicles to Ivory Coast’s Taxi Syndicate was made in a ceremony attended by […]

How Iran’s Auto Industry became a Political Football

By Alireza Ramezani, for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Iranian hard-liners have launched a new attack on the administration of President Hassan Rouhani, this time focusing on the country’s automotive industry. At an Oct. 25 parliamentary hearing, the Industries and Mines Committee grilled […]

Iran Khodro to enter Russian Market

On the side line of the international car show in Moscow, 12 Russian dealerships in different cities expressed their readiness to sell Iran Khodro (IKCO) cars in the Russian market. According to these dealerships, the positive image of the IKCO Samand has paved the way for the market demand for IKCO cars. The attempt to […]