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.
The country’s monetary base expansion in the first half of the current Iranian year was a modest one as he dismisses claims the lender used extra finances to fund imports.
The head of NITC emphasized on Tuesday that no power can harm the country’s exports and imports, noting that free trade is Iran's right.
Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) updated its monthly trade figures with a spokesman saying that imports outpaced exports by $713 million in the month to August 21.
Secretary of Iran Rice Association Jamil Alizadeh Shayeq says despite prediction on the rise in domestic rice production, restrictions which have been imposed by India and Pakistan have affected rice imports and it had played influential role in the hike in price of rice in Iran.
Acting Industry, Mining, and Trade Minister Hossein Modarres Khiabani says the ministry will not let the goods with domestic counterparts be imported in order to protect domestic production and exports.
Iran’s foreign trade value hit $19.635 billion in the first four months of the current Iranian calendar year (from March 21 to July 22).
Iran's total foreign debts at the end of June 20, 2020, reached $8.655 billion, showing a 4 percent decrease compared to the preceding year.