EghtesadOnline: The Guardians Council–a watchdog that ensures laws are in line with the Constitution and Sharia–rejected on Saturday the Iranian Parliament’s so-called “supply of essential goods to households” proposal, also known as the “third subsidy grant program”.
EghtesadOnline: Over 8.7 million tons of essential goods have been offloaded at Imam Khomeini Port in the southern Khuzestan Province since the beginning of the current Iranian year (March 20).
EghtesadOnline: The Central Bank of Iran’s Public Relations Department has released a report on the supply of subsidized foreign currency to import essential goods.
EghtesadOnline: The government plans to continue subsidizing essential goods in the next fiscal year (March 2021-22).
EghtesadOnline: Atotal of 8.86 million tons of essential goods worth $3.97 billion were imported into Iran during the first four months of the current fiscal year (March 20-July 21), registering a 0.41% increase in weight but a 30% decline in value compared with the corresponding period of last year, according to Rouhollah Latifi, the spokesman of Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration.
EghtesadOnline: As per a deal signed between the Islamic Republic of Iran Railways and Tidewater Middle-East Company, the latter will be investing 16 trillion rials ($70 million).
EghtesadOnline: Exports of essential goods, as well as all types of herbal and edible plants, via Tamarchin border crossing, located in Piranshahr County in West Azarbaijan Province, to the neighboring Iraq has been banned, the governor of Piranshahr said.
EghtesadOnline: There are 4.15 million tons of essential goods at Iranian ports, of which Imam Khomeini Port accounts for more than 3 million tons, according to the managing director of Ports and Maritime Organization.
EghtesadOnline: A total of 220,000 tons of essential goods have been transported via railroads since the beginning of the current Iranian year on March 20, registering a 30% rise compared with the similar period of last year, the director general of Commercial Services Coordination Bureau with the Government Trading Corporation said on Tuesday.
EghtesadOnline: A total of 833,000 tons of essential goods were transported from five Iranian ports to the mainland from March 15 to April 4 by 35,000 trucks, the deputy head of Iran Road Maintenance and Transportation Organization said.