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Iran's Mineral Trade Surplus Tops $5b

Iran exported $8.29 billion worth of mineral products from March 21 to Feb. 19, down 0.3%, as imports stood at $3.24 billion, down 33% in value year-on-year
Iran's Mineral Trade Surplus Tops $5b Iran's Mineral Trade Surplus Tops $5b

Iran's trade in mineral products recorded a surplus of $5.05 billion during the 11 months to Feb. 19.
The country exported 51.77 million tons of mineral products worth over $8.29 billion during the period, down 6% and 0.3% in tonnage and value respectively compared with last year's corresponding period.
Imports stood at 3.37 million tons worth $3.24 billion, down 39% in tonnage and 33% in value year-on-year, the latest report released by the Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization shows.
IMIDRO's previous report showed Iran registered a mineral trade surplus of about $4.46 billion for the 10 months to Jan. 20.


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