EghtesadOnline: Close to 388 kilograms of caviar worth nearly 31.5 billion rials (around $965,400) were exported from Iran during the five months to August 22, registering a 10.5% and 3% fall in weight and value respectively compared with the corresponding period of last year, the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration announced.
EghtesadOnline: Recycling is a strategic industry, as it generates considerable value added and creates sustainable jobs. However, lack of investment has failed to realize its high potentials.
EghtesadOnline: Iran Khodro says it will produce eco-friendly vehicles in the near future.
EghtesadOnline: An Iranian official said the country’s airport organization has concluded no deals with foreign firms on developing its aviation infrastructure since January 2016 when Tehran and world powers implemented the 2015 nuclear deal (formally known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action).
EghtesadOnline: The wheat cultivation season will begin in the next two to three days and it is estimated that between 13.4 million and 14 million tons of the staple crop will be produced next year, an advisor to the agriculture minister and executive manager of the National Wheat Project said on Monday.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s saffron exports have been hard hit as a result of huge loads of legal and illegal shipments of saffron bulb to neighboring Afghanistan over the past decade.
EghtesadOnline: British Airways, the UK’s flagship carrier, has opened a new office in Tehran, the head of Asia Pacific and Middle East Sales at BA said.
EghtesadOnline: Having been under the detrimental effect of international nuclear-related sanctions for years, Iran's aviation industry could not keep up with other countries in the region and lost the market to rivals, Turkey and the UAE in particular.
EghtesadOnline: Close to 504,000 tons of watermelon worth nearly $97.8 million were exported from Iran to 29 countries during the five months to August 22, registering an 18% and 33% growth in weight and value respectively compared with the corresponding period of last year.
EghtesadOnline: Danish transport and logistics company DSV’s new collaboration with Iranian logistics provider Seven Seas opens up more possibilities for air, sea and road transport services to and from Iran.