Economy Minister economic spokesman of the government Ehsan Khandouzi says: Today, the share of the dollar in Iran's foreign trade has shrunk to less than ten percent, while two years ago, according to the information of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI), the dollar's share was nearly 30 percent.
Iranian customs office (IRICA) figures show trade between the country and the rest of the world exceeded the $50 billion mark at the end of the first half of the current fiscal year in late September.
A high-ranking official in Iran Finance Ministry says Iran’s foreign trade increased 37.8% last year comparing to the preceding year, adding that the monetary base growth at the beginning of the current government was 42.1% while it has fallen to 27.8% in June 2022.
Iran has exported €493 million worth of goods to five European countries in 10 months before November 2020, which shows a 7-percent increase compared to the previous year.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani called for the promotion of economic ties with European countries.
The Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) said the country’s foreign trade has exceeded $24.6 billion in the first five months of the current year.
A new border crossing is due to be established along the Iranian border with Afghanistan to ease trade between the two neighboring countries, an official said.
Iran’s total foreign trade in the first five months of the current Iranian calendar year stood at $24.6b which shows a decline comparing to the same period last year because of the Coronavirus pandemic.
Iran’s president called for closer cooperation with Uzbekistan in various fields, especially amid the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic.
The embassy of Iran in Yerevan said efforts are underway to remove the barriers to trade with Armenia.