EghtesadOnline: Close to $2 billion worth of foodstuff were exported from Iran during the eight months to Nov. 21, 2017, registering a 20% increase compared with the similar period of last year, the director general of the Foodstuff, Pharmaceutical and Toiletries Industries Office with the Ministry of Industries, Mining and Trade announced.
EghtesadOnline: A Russian food exhibition, organized by Russian Export Center, is scheduled to open in Tehran on Thursday in the presence of 30 leading Russian companies engaged in food industries.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s exports in food and processing industries witnessed a 9.3% and 23.4% rise in value and volume respectively.
EghtesadOnline: The production of beverages makes up 7% of the Iranian food industry’s value added.
EghtesadOnline: The 18th International Exhibition of Food and Food Processing, otherwise known as iFood 2017, is scheduled to be held at Mashhad International Fairground from August 24 to 27, a member of Mashhad Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture announced.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Tourism, and Handicrafts Organization (CHTHO) planned to promote food tourism by holding food festivals across the country to attract domestic and international tourists, it was reported on Thursday.
EghtesadOnline: Sustainable food production and supply are indispensable for a nation’s survival and security.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s exports to Russia are slowly gaining momentum after a declining trend that saw the value of Iranian shipments to the northern neighbor declining from about half a billion dollars in the March 2012-13 fiscal year to a record low of 173 million in the fiscal 2015-16.
EghtesadOnline: For years, Iranians have had to put up with the likes of "Mash Donalds" and "Pizza Hat". Now real Western food franchises have finally arrived, but doing business in Iran is not for the faint-hearted.
EghtesadOnline: Despite the fact that Iran’s food industry is mostly run by the private sector, all major decisions are made by the government, general-secretary of Iran Food Industries Associations said.