Economy, Domestic Economy

Imports from Turkey Down

Imports from Turkey DownImports from Turkey Down

Imports from Turkey indicate a general decline during the first five months of 2015, according to Secretary-General of Iran-Turkey Chamber of Commerce Seyyed Jalal Ebrahimi. As ISNA reported, the import of aquatic products stood at $5.7 million during the period, registering a 78-percent decrease compared to the similar period of last year. The import of ceramics and tiles amounted to $23 million to record a 13-percent decline. The same decreasing trend was also registered for the import of other commodities, including fruit and vegetable, textile and jewelry. Hazelnut imports, however, recorded a 300-percent rise in value reaching $7 million.