EghtesadOnline: The Iranian government is offering huge discounts on customs duties at Chabahar Port to attract more Afghan traders.
EghtesadOnline: Questioning the seriousness of India’s intent, Iran has sought a firm commitment from New Delhi that the construction of the $1.6 billion rail link from Chabahar Port will be taken up expeditiously.
EghtesadOnline: Chinese company ZPMC has won the contract to supply cranes to Iran’s Chabahar Port.
EghtesadOnline: India will start shipping 35,000 containers of wheat to Afghanistan via the Iranian port of Chabahar in southeastern Sistan-Baluchestan Province within two weeks.
EghtesadOnline: Amid deepening Indo-Iranian ties, New Delhi is hopeful that the strategic Chabahar Port will be operational by 2018.
EghtesadOnline: Managing Director of Gohare Naqsh-o-Negar Company in Chabahar Free Zone Reza Darvish Damavandi announced Wednesday that by cooperation of Dutch Company 'Dalsem' construction of a modern greenhouse with 25 million dollars investment is to begin in the area.
EghtesadOnline: Participants in the tripartite meeting of Iran-Afghanistan-India on Tuesday underlined that they are aware of the significance of Iran's International Chabahar Port.
EghtesadOnline: Ever since Iran proposed the Chabahar Port development project to India, several articles and papers have been published in the Indian media.
EghtesadOnline: India’s long-running plan to upgrade and operate maritime facilities at Chabahar Port in Iran faces fresh delays after an initial bidding process to select a private operator for the project proved futile despite vigorous government efforts to spur interest.
EghtesadOnline: India is keen to rapidly develop Iran’s Chabahar Port, a strategic facility that New Delhi hopes will help expand trade with Afghanistan and energy-rich Central Asia by circumventing Pakistan.