EghtesadOnline: Iran has exported $180 million worth of commodities to Eurasian Economic Union member states under preferential tariffs since Oct. 27, when a trade agreement between the two sides came into effect, according to Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian.
EghtesadOnline: The private sectors of Iran and Armenia signed two memoranda of understanding to expand their presence in the Eurasian Economic Union market and increase economic ties between Iranian and Armenian businesswomen at Iran’s Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture in Tehran on Monday.
EghtesadOnline: Iran and Armenia discussed the possibility of establishing a special-purpose vehicle for conducting trade between the two neighboring countries.
EghtesadOnline: Tehran will host Chairman of the Board of Eurasian Economic Commission Tigran Sargsyan and other top officials from the union on Dec. 1.
EghtesadOnline: Iran traded $985 million worth of non-oil commodities with the five member states of Eurasian Economic Union, namely Russia, Kazakhstan, Armenia, Kyrgyzstan and Belarus, during the first five months of the current Iranian year (March 21-Aug. 22).
EghtesadOnline: Iran traded 2.52 million tons of agrifood products worth 1.09 billion with the Eurasian Economic Union in the last Iranian year (March 2018-19), according to Shahrokh Shajari, director general of Agriculture Ministry's Export Promotion Bureau.
EghtesadOnline: The average tariff set by the Eurasian Economic Union on Iranian goods as part of a preferential trade agreement set to come into effect between the two sides on Oct. 27 stands at 3.1%, while the figure is 12.9% for EEU goods exported to Iran.
EghtesadOnline: Iran's Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian has underscored that the trade agreement with the Eurasian Economic Union provides Iranian state and private firms with a great opportunities to widen business and trade.
EghtesadOnline: President Hassan Rouhani is travelling to Armenia on Monday at the head of a politico-economic delegation to attend a summit of the Eurasian Economic Union.
EghtesadOnline: Eurasian Economic Union’s Business Council and the Iranian Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture have signed a memorandum of cooperation.