Minister of Industry, Mine and Trade in a TV program said that the talks for imports of cars have started, reiterating that the imported cars will not be only limited to the Chinese cars and European cars with the prices below $10,000 are on the agenda.
The import of pharmaceuticals has declined in Iran by 91 percent, which shows the capability of the country’s pharmaceutical industry, Mohammad Reza Shanehsaz, head of the Food and Drug Administration, said on Monday.
Executive Manager of Iran’s Tea Factories Syndicate Mohammad Sadeq Hassani says that Iran has exported 10,000 tons of tea for 97 cents per kilo in the first five months of the current year and in return the country has imported some 33,437 tons of tea for $5 per kilo.
The Governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) has said the bank has no problem in providing the necessary funding for the imports of Conid-19 vaccines into the country, IRIB reported on Sunday.
Iran received the largest shipment of coronavirus vaccine, containing 1 million doses, from China on Sunday, IRNA reported.
Minister of Agriculture Kazem Khavazi says Iran has no plans for massive imports of meat from Serbia and priority of the country is the domestic producers.
Iran’s foreign trade stood at $7.46 billion during the 12th month of the last fiscal (Feb. 20 to Mar. 20).
Secretary of Iranian Automobile Importers Association believes the country can skirt the U.S. sanctions for imports of cars.
The managing director of Iranian Fuel Conservation Company (IFCO) says with the current trend of gas consumption in the country, Iran may become a gas importer in 20 years and it may import 500m cubic meters of gas per day.
Head of the Iranian Rice Importers Association Mr. Masih Keshavarz says Iran’s rice imports have declined by 50 percent as the country may add Thailand and South America to the list of countries exporting rice to the country.