Economy, Domestic Economy

Trade With Kazakhstan Down 13%

Trade With Kazakhstan Down 13%Trade With Kazakhstan Down 13%

Iran exported 86,800 tons of non-oil goods worth $45.5 million to Kazakhstan during the first four months of the current Iranian year (March 20-July 21), registering a 13% decline compared to the same period last year. Pistachios, dates, raisin, tomato paste, carpet, stone and cement were among the main exports, the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration reported. Meanwhile, close to 111,600 tons of goods worth $29.2 million were imported from Kazakhstan during the same period -- a 7% decrease year-on-year. The main imports included grain, steel products, machinery, wood, industrial tools and pipes.