EghtesadOnline: Iran traded 248,036 tons of non-oil commodities worth $105.96 million with Egypt during the first three months of the current fiscal year (March 21-June 21), registering a 72.03% and 140.73% increase in tonnage and value respectively compared with last year’s corresponding period, Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration’s data indicate.
Iran’s exports to Egypt stood at 247,901 tons worth $105.237 million, up 74.44% and 151.08% in tonnage and value respectively year-on-year. Egypt was Iran’s 14th biggest export destination during the period.
Iran mainly exported semi-finished non–alloy metal, steel products, non-alloy metal, steel ingot and methanol to Egypt during the three-month period.
Egypt exported 135 tons of goods worth $729,839 million to Iran, down 93.47% and 65.33% in tonnage and value respectively YOY. Egypt was the 86th major exporter of goods to Iran over the three months, according to Financial Tribune.
The imports mainly included glass products, blades and glass dishes.