EghtesadOnline: Iranian commercial ports have the capacity to handle 246 million tons of cargo annually, Mohammad Rastad, the head of Ports and Maritime Organization, said on the sidelines of the First International Conference of Eurasian Economic Union.
EghtesadOnline: The private sector in Iran has invested a total of 161.23 trillion rials ($626 million) in the country's ports under 333 contracts to date.
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: Iranian and Chinese customs officials finalized negotiations on a cooperation agreement based on which China will be shipping its goods to Iranian ports from where they will be transited to Europe by land.
EghtesadOnline: A PMO official announced that 14 international shipping lines have resumed activities in Iranian ports while eight more liners are eager to return to Iran.
EghtesadOnline: Central Asian countries will raise amount of their export of furnace fuel oil via Iranian southern ports to 300,000 tons by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2017).
EghtesadOnline: Iran's Parliament Speaker said on Monday the capacities created following the implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan Of Action should be fully exploited in development of ports.
EghtesadOnline: Managing Director of Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) said here on Wednesday that the nuclear deal between Iran and P5+1 has removed all sanctions imposed on Iranian ports.