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Unilever to Manufacture Food in Iran

By John Lee. Anglo-Dutch consumer goods company Unilever reportedly plans to set up a joint venture in Iran to make and market food in the country. The deal with local food group Golestan would see the venture will “develop, manufacture, market and sell new brands and line of food products in Iran market as part […]

Iran to transfer Vegetable Farms to Greenhouses

By John Lee. Iran reportedly plans to transfer all vegetable farms to greenhouses within the next 10 years. The Ministry of Agriculture intends to increase the country’s greenhouse area to more than 48,000 hectares by the end of 2025, up from 12,157 hectares currently. It expects to produce 21 million tons of agro products annually […]

EU Visitor Impressed by Iran’s Progress in Food Industry

A member of a visiting delegation from the European Union said she was impressed by the level of standard of certain sectors of the food industry in Iran, hailing the country’s advances despite foreign sanctions. A 70-strong delegation from the European Union, led by the EU’s Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development Phil Hogan, is […]

Iran, Austria open huge Catering operation in Tehran

The Dona International Catering Company, the biggest of its type in the Middle East, was inaugurated in Tehran on Sunday. The unveiling ceremony was attended by Iran’s Minister of Roads and Urban Development Abbas Ahmad Akhundi, Austrian Ambassador to Tehran Friedrich Stift as well as Mohsen Pourseyyed Aghaei, the President of Islamic Republic of Iran […]

Iran, Germany Consider Joint Production of Dairy Products

Iran has held negotiations with German companies on the joint production of dairy products, an official announced. Speaking to Tasnim on Monday, Iran’s Deputy Agriculture Minister Hassan Rokni said a number of agreements have been signed with Germans at a Sunday meeting on veterinary medicine. He also expressed the hope for joint investment with Germany […]