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Turkish Readymade Clothing Exports to Iran Soar

By John Lee. The President of the Istanbul Readymade Clothing and Confection Exporters’ Association (İHKİB) has said the lifting of sanctions against Iran has created huge opportunities for the sector. Hikmet Tanrıverdi said: “We have seen a dramatic rise in our exports to our neighbor Iran. While our exports to the Iranian market were $71 million […]

MoU makes India largest Textile Exporter to Iran

By John Lee. Iran has reportedly agreed to slash import duties on Indian textile products by 20-25 percent in two years, and signed an MoU that would make India the largest textile exporter to Iran. The MoU was recently signed between India’s Apparel Export Promotion Council (APEC) and the Teheran Garment Union (TGU), an influential […]

Italian Textile Machinery Manufacturers to Visit Iran

Representatives of Italian textile machinery manufacturers are planned to visit Iran later this month to explore business opportunities in the country following the removal of sanctions. According to a statement released by the Association of Italian Textile Machinery Manufacturers (ACIMIT) on Friday, a total of 26 textile machinery manufacturers from the European country will be […]

Italian Textile Machinery Makers to Visit Iran

Iran has historically been a primary trading partner for Italy’s textile machinery industry. Although international sanctions have blocked the flow of textile machinery exports to Iran, it is hoped that the recent nuclear agreement may pave the way toward a competitive relaunching of the local textile industry. To consolidate its presence in Iran, ACIMIT, the […]