EghtesadOnline: All supplements, over-the-counter drugs, licensed medicines and imported granules that have local counterparts as well as inactive ingredients added during the pharmaceutical manufacturing process have been removed from the list of subsidized imports.
EghtesadOnline: Over 130,000 tons of red meat were imported into Iran in the last fiscal year (March 2019-20), the head of Cattle Farmers Association said.
EghtesadOnline: Sari Su border crossing connecting Iran’s West Azarbaijan Province to Turkey will be used as a new route for trade between the two countries as of Friday, after Bazargan border crossing, in the same province, was closed in March due to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus disease, COVID 19.
EghtesadOnline: A total of 3,277 tons of virgin olive oil worth $12.14 million were imported into Iran in the last Iranian year (March 2018-19), data released by the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration show.
EghtesadOnline: Imports of livestock and poultry feed saw a 16% and 26% growth in weight and value respectively to reach 11.81 million tons worth $3.27 billion in the 10 months to Jan. 20.
EghtesadOnline: Imports of animal feed saw an 11% growth in weight and 22% increase in value to reach 10.05 million tons worth $2.75 billion in the nine months to Dec. 21, 2019.
EghtesadOnline: The government will no longer allocate subsidized foreign currency for sugar import, as per the letter forwarded to the Central Bank of Iran by the Ministry of Industries, Mining and Trade.
EghtesadOnline: Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh says Iraq does not pay for Iranian natural gas imports.
EghtesadOnline: The pattern of power exports over the past three years is worthy of appreciation because, among other things, it indicates judicious domestic electricity consumption.
EghtesadOnline: Due to the surplus red meat production, there is no need for imports in the current Iranian year (March 2019-20) and the country can fully meet demand at home, says director general of the Central Union of Animal Husbandry.