1228 GMT May 06, 2021
Rouhollah Latifi put the weight of trade between the two sides at 959,848 tons in the seven-month period, IRNA reported.
During the period, Iran exported 951,549 tons of goods valued at over $160.1 million to African countries, while it imported over 8,299 tons of commodities worth more than $20.3 million.
As previously announced by IRICA, Iran has exported 65.5 million tons of non-oil commodities, worth $18.2 billion, during the first seven months of the current year, registering a 17.5 percent fall in terms of weight, compared to the figure for the same period last year.
During the said period, 19.3 million tons of goods, worth $20 billion, were imported into the country, of which 13.8 million tons were essential goods.