Iran exported over $3 billion worth of minerals during the first seven months of the current Iranian year (March 20-October 21), according to figures released by the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA).
Iran exported 110,000 tons of pistachios during the first eight months of the current Iranian year (March 20-November 20), indicating a 131 percent rise compared to the corresponding figure for last year, said the spokesman of the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA).
The head of Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) of Astara in the northern Iranian province of Gilan said on Saturday that the weight of exported and imported goods through Astara Port increased by 40 percent in the first eight months of the current Iranian year (March 20-November 21) compared to the same period last year.
Iran’s petrochemical production and exports increased in the first six months of the current Iranian year (March 20-September 21) despite the limitations caused by the pandemic and the US sanctions, said the secretary general of Iran’s Association of Petrochemical Industry Corporation (APIC).
Iranian steelmakers exported more than 3.1 million tons of steel ingots (billets, blooms and slabs) during the first seven months of the current Iranian year (March 20-October 21), according to data by the Iranian Steel Producers Association (ISPA).
China will no longer aim at achieving trade surpluses and solely expanding exports, but will pivot to moderately expanding imports for a balance between inbound and outbound shipments, a senior official from a state-affiliated think tank said on Sunday.
Iran’s average oil exports have been 600,000 to 700,000 barrels per day (bpd) since March, an official from the Plan and Budget Organization said on Wednesday, defying US sanctions aimed at dropping Tehran’s main source of income to zero.
Iranian Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Ministry of Cooperatives, Labor, and Social Welfare for cooperation in facilitating the exports of commodities produced by the country’s cooperatives.
The head of Iran’s Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) said the government is planning to boost the country’s non-oil exports by 15 percent in the second half of the current Iranian year (September 22, 2020-March 20, 2021).