EghtesadOnline: The upcoming 26th International Exhibition of Food, Food Technology and Agriculture, also known as "Iran Agrofood 2019", is expected to feature representatives of 160 foreign companies, Managing Director of Iran International Exhibitions Company Bahman Hosseinzadeh said.
EghtesadOnline: The three main sectors of Iran’s economy, namely agriculture, mining and industries, delivered a poor performance in terms of production during the third quarter of the last fiscal year (Sept. 23-Dec. 21, 2018), latest data published by the Ministry of Cooperatives, Labor and Social Welfare’s Center of Statistics show.
EghtesadOnline: Heavy raining and floods sweeping across much of Iranian provinces during Nowruz holidays are estimated to have caused about $470 million to the country’s agriculture and roads infrastructures ($350 million and around $120 million respectively).
EghtesadOnline: Two Iran-made satellites have passed pre-launch tests and are ready for launch. The satellites 'Dousti' and 'Payam' (respectively friendship and message in Persian), are to be used to assist water, agriculture and environment management, YJC reported.
EghtesadOnline: Frost has inflicted losses amounting to 11 trillion rials ($107 million) on Tehran Province’s agriculture sector during the first eight months of the current Iranian year (March 21-Nov. 21).