Economy, Domestic Economy

Sesame Imports at $30m in 4 Months

Sesame Imports at $30m in  4 MonthsSesame Imports at $30m in  4 Months

More than 20,875 tons of sesame worth over $30 million were imported into Iran during the first four months of the current Iranian year (March 21-July 22), latest data released by the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration show. 
The biggest exporter of the oilseed to Iran over the period was Pakistan with 10,751 tons worth over $15.37 million, followed by India with nearly 3,620 tons worth $5.63 million, ISNA reported.
Pakistan and India jointly accounted for more than 68% of Iran’s sesame imports.


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