EghtesadOnline: Iran traded 491,247 tons worth $464.63 million with Turkey during the first Iranian month (March 21-April 20), registering a 76.76% and 77.76% growth in tonnage and value respectively compared with the year before, latest data released by the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration show.
Turkey was Iran's third biggest trading partner during the period, after China and the UAE.
Iran’s exports to Turkey stood at 357,764 tons worth $118.93 million to register a 27.79% rise in tonnage and a 7.33% decline in value year-on-year.
Turkey was Iran’s sixth export destination in the world, according to Financial Tribune.
Iran exported urea, non-alloy zinc, polyethylene film grade, copper and aluminum to Turkey during the month.
Turkey exported 233,483 tons of commodities worth $345.69 million to Iran, up by 206.38% and 159.84% in tonnage and value respectively YOY. It was the second exporter of goods to Iran during the period.
Iran mainly imported butter, machinery, field corn, cooking bananas and sheep from Turkey.