0554 GMT October 28, 2021
Speaking at the Lorestan-Russia Meeting on Development of Economic Cooperation in the western Iranian province of Lorestan, Farhad Parand further said that Iran's export to Russia stood at $303 million in 2016, IRNA reported.
This figure, ha added, increased to $392 million in 2017.
Parand noted that Iran's imports from Russia was $1.8 billion in 2016 but the figure dropped to $1.03 billion in 2017.
He said that food and agricultural products valued at $273 million constituted 70 percent of Iran's exports to Russia, adding metals, cement, chemicals, and mining products were also among the export items.