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Record Exports of Iranian Shrimp

By John Lee. Iran has reportedly exported a record quantity of shrimp in the first nine months of the current fiscal year (started March 20, 2017). Isa Golshahi, an official with the Iranian Fisheries Organization, said 15,177 tons were exported, bringing in revenue of $72 million. Russia as well as south eastern Asia countries and […]

Iran, Belarus to Open €5bn Export Credit Line

By John Lee. The Minister of Industry, Mine and Trade has announced that the Export Development Bank of Iran (EDBI) will make available €5 billion of credit for the export of Iranian products to Belarus. Speaking on the sidelines of 14th Iran and Belarus Business Forum, Mohammad Shariatmadari said, “the bilateral development between Iran and […]

Foreign Trade Hits $60bn in 8 Mths

Iran’s trade with foreign countries during the first eight months of the current Iranian year (began on March 20) surpassed $60 billion, the latest data released by the country’s Customs Office showed. Iran’s foreign trade over the past eight months reached $60.907 billion, indicating an eight percent increase compared to the same period last year, […]

Iran’s Exports to EU Up 107%

The value of Iran’s exports to the European Union (EU) witnessed a significant rise over the first nine months of 2017, a report said. The value of Iran’s exports to the EU from January to September 2017 reached as high as €7.2 billion, showing a 107 percent increase compared to the same period last year, according […]

Ukraine’s Imports from Iran Up 30%

The president of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Ukraine said the Eastern European country’s imports from Iran increased by 30 percent in 2016 compared to a year earlier. Speaking at the Ukrainian-Iranian business forum, Gennadiy Chyzhykov said from January to May 2017, the volume of Ukrainian exports to the Islamic Republic increased by […]

Iranian Exports to Turkey Up 80% in 7 Months

The total value of Iran’s exports to Turkey during the first seven months of the current year has increased by 80 percent, compared to the same period last year, data released by Turkey showed. Iran exported $4.5 billion worth of goods to Turkey from January to July 2017, indicating an 80% increase compared to a […]

Iran-EU Trade Hits €9.9bn in 6 Months

The total value of bilateral trade between Iran and the European Union (EU) over the first half of 2017 has reached about 9.9 billion euros, according to data released by the European Commission. The total trade between Iran and the 28-nation bloc in the first six months of the current year amounted to €9.9 billion, […]

Iran’s Exports to Syria Double

The total value of Iran’s exports to Syria over the first four months of the current Iranian year (which started on March 21, 2017) has doubled compared to the same period last year, a senior official at the Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) announced. During the first four months of the last Iranian year (March 20, […]

Iran’s Non-Oil Exports Soar

Iran’s non-oil exports have witnessed a 21 percent increase during the first four months of the current Iranian year (started on March 20), Head of the Trade Promotion Organization of Iran (TPO) Valiollah Afkhami Rad announced. Over the first four months of the current Iranian year, the country’s exports increased by 21% and imports were […]

Iran’s Non-Oil Exports up by 21%

By John Lee. Iran’s non-oil exports reportedly rose by 21 percent year-on-year over the past four months. IRNA says Iran exported some 41.161 million tons of non-oil commodities worth $16.308 billion in the four-month period which shows 36.37 percent increase in terms of weight and 21.11 percent growth in terms of value. Iran also imported […]

Winners and Losers if Sanctions Lifted

By John Lee. An analysis by Fortune magazine lists the expected winners and losers from a lifting of sanctions on Iran. Winners EU automakers: Companies such as Germany’s Mercedes-Benz, and Peugeot and Renault of France, are identified as being well positioned to take advantage of Iran’s large market. Oil services companies: Iran says it needs […]