EghtesadOnline: Atotal of 8.86 million tons of essential goods worth $3.97 billion were imported into Iran during the first four months of the current fiscal year (March 20-July 21), registering a 0.41% increase in weight but a 30% decline in value compared with the corresponding period of last year, according to Rouhollah Latifi, the spokesman of Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration.
EghtesadOnline: As per a deal signed between the Islamic Republic of Iran Railways and Tidewater Middle-East Company, the latter will be investing 16 trillion rials ($70 million).
EghtesadOnline: Exports of essential goods, as well as all types of herbal and edible plants, via Tamarchin border crossing, located in Piranshahr County in West Azarbaijan Province, to the neighboring Iraq has been banned, the governor of Piranshahr said.
EghtesadOnline: There are 4.15 million tons of essential goods at Iranian ports, of which Imam Khomeini Port accounts for more than 3 million tons, according to the managing director of Ports and Maritime Organization.
EghtesadOnline: A total of 220,000 tons of essential goods have been transported via railroads since the beginning of the current Iranian year on March 20, registering a 30% rise compared with the similar period of last year, the director general of Commercial Services Coordination Bureau with the Government Trading Corporation said on Tuesday.
EghtesadOnline: A total of 833,000 tons of essential goods were transported from five Iranian ports to the mainland from March 15 to April 4 by 35,000 trucks, the deputy head of Iran Road Maintenance and Transportation Organization said.
EghtesadOnline: Shahid Rajaee Port in the southern Hormozgan Province carried out customs clearance of over 4 million tons of essential goods during the last Iranian year (March 2019-20).
EghtesadOnline: Online spring fairs will continue to operate until the end of the first Iranian month on April 19 to provide essential goods amid the outbreak of the new coronavirus, said deputy minister of industries, mining and trade.
EghtesadOnline: A total of 197,474 tons of essential goods, including wheat, rice and livestock feed, were transported from the southeastern port of Chabahar to the mainland from Feb. 20 to April 3 by 7,586 trucks, an official with Sistan-Baluchestan Department of Road Maintenance and Transportation said.
EghtesadOnline: Despite reassurances by the Ministry of Industries, Mining and Trade that Iranian ports have ample stocks of food and essential goods, people are racing to buy in large quantities supplies from sanitizers to meat and ginger, amid growing coronavirus fears.