EghtesadOnline: Iran exported $843 million worth of livestock and poultry products during the nine months to December 2017 -- an increase of over 30% compared to the same period last year, said the deputy agriculture minister, Hassan Rokni.
EghtesadOnline: Around $867 million worth of livestock and poultry products were exported from Iran during the eight months to Nov. 21, registering a 7% increase compared with the similar period of last year, deputy agriculture minister for livestock products affairs said.
EghtesadOnline: The Agriculture Commission of the Iranian Parliament has decided to lift the livestock export ban in the near future, the head of Iran’s Livestock Exporters National Assembly said on Wednesday.
EghtesadOnline: Iran exported $173 million worth of livestock feed in the last Iranian year that ended on March 20, 2017, registering a 33% increase compared with the year before, an official with the Agriculture Ministry said.
EghtesadOnline: Shortage of livestock, caused by the excessive slaughter of animals capable of giving birth, is the main reason for the recent increase in lamb prices, the chairman of Sheepmeat Union said.
EghtesadOnline: Close to 50,000 tons of chicken were exported from Iran in the last fiscal year (March 2016-17), down from 80,000 tons the previous year, registering a 37.5% decline, the head of Broiler Breeders Union said.
EghtesadOnline: The Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration has announced that all pets leaving or entering the country now require permits from Iran Veterinary Organization.
EghtesadOnline: Kyrgyzstan plans to export over 350 tons of meat to Iran in 2017. This was announced by Altynbek Orozbekov, a director of the State Agency for Promotion of Investments and Exports under the Ministry of Economy of Kyrgyzstan, during his trip to Tehran on Feb. 19-23, AKIpress reported on Tuesday.
EghtesadOnline: Chief of Delijan Veterinary Organization Sajjad Qasemi said that 3,941 tons of raw livestock and poultry products have been exported abroad during the Iranian current calendar year (started on March 20).
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s trade surplus in the livestock and dairy sectors has witnessed a significant hike in recent years.