• Tehran Mehrabad Airport Projects Worth $20m Inaugurated

    A number of development projects worth 2.7 trillion rials (about $20 million) were inaugurated at Tehran’s Mehrabad Airport on Tuesday.
    Minister of Roads and Urban Development Abbas Akhoundi, Speaker of the Iranian Parliament Ali Larijani and CEO of Iran Airports company Rahmatollah Mahabadi were present at the inauguration. 

    The projects, aimed at upgrading safety and service standards, included the reconstruction of a concrete runway, renovation of lighting systems...

Domestic Economy

  • Turkmenistan Bans Iran Transit Trucks Heading to Tajikistan
    09/06/2018
    Turkmenistan has banned transit trucks heading from Iran’s Lotfabad Customs Terminal in Khorasan Razavi Province’s Dargaz County to Tajikistan though its territory. Ali Akbar Shamani, director...
  • Exports of Value-Added Products on the Rise
    09/06/2018
    Despite the decline in the volume of Iran’s non-oil exports during the first five months of the current fiscal year (March 21-Aug. 22), export revenues have increased. Hamid-Reza Salehi, the...
  • Trade With China Rises  to $19.6b in H1 2018
    09/05/2018
    Iran’s trade with China amounted to $19.66 billion during the first half of 2018, registering an increase of 2.2% compared with last year’s corresponding period, Chinese ambassador to Iran said....
  • Jump in Commerce With Georgia
    09/05/2018
    Iran traded 185,352 tons of non-oil commodities worth $69.05 million with Georgia during the first four months of the current fiscal year (March 21-July 22). This indicates a 71.65% and 32.2%...
  • JICA Strengthening Economic Relations Between Iran, Japan
    09/05/2018
    The general policy of the Japanese government and Japan International Cooperation Agency is to...
  • Over 18K Tons of Livestock Feed Exported
    09/05/2018
    Iran exported 18,239 tons of livestock feed worth $7.43 million during the first four months of the current fiscal year (March 21-July 22), latest data released by the Islamic Republic of Iran...
  • List of Subsidized Imports Gets Longer
    09/05/2018
    Seventy-five new items have been included among essential goods that can be imported by receiving foreign currency at the subsidized rate. This has been announced by Minister of Industries, Mining...
  • Exports From Imam Khomeini Port Grow 8%
    09/05/2018
    More than 4.93 million tons of non-oil commodities were exported from Imam Khomeini...
  • Peanuts Imported From Five Countries
    09/05/2018
    More than 4,124 tons of peanuts worth $5.43 million were imported into Iran from five countries during the first four months of the current Iranian year (March 21-July 22), the latest figures...
  • Airlines Anxious About Rising Costs, Dwindling Business
    09/04/2018
    Airlines have recently voiced concerns about their future operations, underscoring their most serious problems in a letter to President Hassan Rouhani.  Just like other economic sectors in Iran,...
  • 24% Growth in Non-Oil Trade With Armenia
    09/04/2018
    Iran traded 132,768 tons of non-oil commodities worth $54.31 million with Armenia during the first four months of the current fiscal year (March 21-July 22). This marks a 24.48% and 24.79% increase...
  • Tehran to Mark 70th Anniv. of IMO Establishment
    09/04/2018
    Secretary-General of the United Nations International Maritime Organization Kitack Lim will visit Tehran to attend a ceremony to mark the 70th anniversary of the establishment of the organization...
  • Diaper Market in Disarray
    09/04/2018
    Producers of diapers now have to purchase the foreign exchange required for importing some of their raw materials through the Forex Deals Integrated System (known by its local acronym Nima). Rates...
  • 100,000 Tires Needed for Road Fleet
    09/04/2018
    Iran has a shortage of about 100,000 tires in its road transportation fleet, trucks in particular, a deputy minister of roads and urban development said. Abdolhashem Hassannia added that the...
  • Kermanshah Province Exports Up 28 Percent
    09/04/2018
    More than 2.31 million tons of goods worth $1.16 billion were exported from the western Kermanshah Province during the first five months of the current Iranian year (March 21-Aug. 22), registering...
  • Government Bans Sugar Export
    09/04/2018
    In a letter to the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration’s Export Affairs Bureau, the Ministry of Industries, Mining and Trade announced that sugar export has been banned. The decision...
  • Sesame Imports at $30m in  4 Months
    09/04/2018
    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...
  • Illegal Pakistani Migrants Deported
    09/04/2018
    Iranian security forces handed over 158 Pakistani nationals to their counterparts at the border...
  • Iran’s Non-Oil Exports to Syria Top 27K Tons
    09/03/2018
    Iran traded 27,000 tons of non-oil commodities worth $64.13 million with Syria during the first four months of the current fiscal year (March 21-July 22), registering a 180.63% increase in tonnage...
  • Trade Volume With Malaysia Hits 93%
    09/03/2018
    Iran traded 303,607 tons of non-oil commodities worth $152.27 million with Malaysia during the first four months of the current fiscal year (March 21-July 22). This marks a 93.34% increase in...
  • Ice Cream Exports Exceed $70 Million
    09/03/2018
    Iran exported 21,625 tons of ice cream worth $73.97 million during the first four months of the current fiscal year (March 21-July 22), latest data released by the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs...
  • Rice Cultivation to Be Restricted to 2 Northern Provinces
    09/03/2018
    Rice cultivation is only permitted in the two northern provinces of Gilan and Mazandaran and will be gradually banned in other Iranian provinces over the next three years, as per the directive...
  • Consumer Goods See Sharpest Decline Among Q1 Imports
    09/03/2018
    Import of consumer goods declined more than those of other types of commodities in the first quarter of the current fiscal year (March 21-June 21) compared with the similar period of last year....
  • Under Pressure Irrigation Expanding
    09/03/2018
    More than 2 million hectares of farmlands are now equipped with under pressure irrigation systems in Iran, more than 30% of which were implemented since the beginning of President Hassan Rouhani’s...
  • Turkey Biggest Exporter of Chewing Gum  to Iran
    09/03/2018
    More than 489 tons of chewing gum worth nearly $1.6 million were imported into Iran from five countries during the first four months of the current Iranian year (March 21-July 22), according to...

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