EghtesadOnline: Iran exported 700,000 tons of apples in the past crop year (July 2017-18), which is more than twice the volume of exports in the preceding crop year.
EghtesadOnline: Iran exported about 605,000 tons of apples during the last fiscal year (ended March 20, 2018), up by more than 71% compared to the year before, Mohammad Ali Tahmasebi, deputy agricultural minister for horticultural affairs, announced.
EghtesadOnline: Some 350,000 tons of apples are estimated to be exported from Iran by the end of the current fiscal year (March 20, 2018), Deputy Agriculture Minister Mohammad Ali Tahmasebi was quoted as saying by Tasnim News Agency.
EghtesadOnline: It is estimated that some 3.7 million tons of apples will be produced from over 250,000 hectares across the country in the current crop year to register close to a 9% increase compared with last year’s production, Shokrollah Hajivand, an official with the Ministry of Agriculture, said.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s minister of communication and information technology has vowed to make a difference in the key sector, solve problems of ride-hailing services, talk with Apple and Google over their strange and unprofessional ways in removing Iranian apps and do a dozen more grandiose tasks.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s new telecommunication minister says the country will legally pursue Apple for removing Iranian apps from its App Store.
EghtesadOnline: The Office of Foreign Assets Control, the US Treasury Department’s financial intelligence watchdog says Apple is not prohibited from hosting Iranian applications.
EghtesadOnline: More than 1.2 million tons of apples will be produced from close to 60,500 hectares of apple orchards in West Azarbaijan Province located in Iran’s northwest during the current fiscal year that started March 21, according to Chairman of West Azarbaijan Agricultural Jihad Organization Esmaeil Karimzadeh.
EghtesadOnline: More than 334,300 tons of apples worth close to 3.3 trillion rials ($87.1 million) were exported from Iran during the 11 months to February 18, the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration announced.
EghtesadOnline: Filipinos may soon have a taste of Iranian apples, as the government of Iran is keen on taking its produce to Philippine markets.