EghtesadOnline: A deputy energy minister has expressed the hope that Iran and Afghanistan would expand cooperation in all areas of trade, transit, and electricity.
EghtesadOnline: Iran and Afghanistan are running the first edition of Urban Services, Transportation, Traffic and Related Machinery Exhibition in Kabul.
EghtesadOnline: A total of 2,500 tons of commodities are exported to the neighboring Afghanistan through Dogharoun crossing in Khorasan Razavi Province’s border city of Taybad on a daily basis, according to the manager of this eastern checkpoint.
EghtesadOnline: India’s total transit of goods to Afghanistan via Iran accounted for 28% of Chabahar’s total container traffic by the end of August, which marks the 20th month of the Indian operator’s presence in the port, says Behrouz Aqaei, the head of Sistan-Baluchestan’s Ports and Maritime Organization.
EghtesadOnline: Around 1,200 trucks carrying Iranian goods to Afghanistan as well as transit goods have been held up at Dogharoun checkpoint in Khorasan Razavi Province’s border city of Taybad located on the Iran-Afghanistan border, according to the manager of Dogharoun border terminal.
EghtesadOnline: Atotal of 411,567 tons of non-oil goods were traded through Milak border crossing with Afghanistan during the four months ending July 21, Teymour Baqeri, an official with Sistan-Baluchestan Maintenance and Transportation Organization, said recently.
EghtesadOnline: The coronavirus crisis is expected to reduce Iran’s exports to Afghanistan to $2.9 billion in the current fiscal year (March 2020-21) compared with $3.2 billion in previous years, the chairman of Iran-Afghanistan Chamber of Commerce said.
EghtesadOnline: Two truckers have left Shahid Rajaee Port in the southern Hormozgan Province to Uzbekistan via Afghanistan to mark the first successful TIR pilot operation along the Iran-Afghanistan-Uzbekistan corridor, Mostafa Ayati, an official with the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration, said on Monday.
EghtesadOnline: Khaf-Herat railroad project is scheduled to be launched this autumn (Sept. 22-Dec. 20), says the deputy head of Construction and Development of Transportation Infrastructure Company, affiliated with the Ministry of Roads and Urban Development.
EghtesadOnline: The first successful TIR pilot operation involved land freight transportation from Shahid Rajaee Port in the southern Hormozgan Province to Kyrgyzstan via Afghanistan and Tajikistan—the so-called KTAI (Kyrgyzstan-Tajikistan-Afghanistan-Iran) corridor.