EghtesadOnline: Can Oman become the new hub for the reexport of Iranian products? The head of Iran-Oman Chamber of Commerce, Mohsen Zarrabi, believes so.
EghtesadOnline: The Ministry of Industries, Mining and Trade's review of 57 products in the industrial, mining, chemical and petrochemical categories in the first five months of the current Iranian year (March 21-Aug. 22) shows 36 products witnessed a year-on-year growth in output while 21 saw declines.
EghtesadOnline: Iran's major steelmakers produced a total of 5.83 million tons of finished steel products, including hot- and cold-rolled coils, rebar, beams, pipes and wide, galvanized sheets during the first five months of the current fiscal year (March 21-Aug. 22) to register a 9% growth year-on-year.
EghtesadOnline: A total of 850 products will be entitled to preferential tariffs once the trade deal between Iran and the Eurasian Economic Union takes effect, according to Iranian Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian.
EghtesadOnline: The import ban on secondhand and repaired products has been lifted, provided they are approved by the Institute of Standards and Industrial Research of Iran.
EghtesadOnline: G asoline consumption in the fifth Iranian month that ended on Aug. 22 reached an unprecedented average of 100 million liters per day, forcing the National Iranian Oil Products Distribution Company to keep importing.
EghtesadOnline: T he export price index stood at 344.3 for the first month of the current fiscal year (March 21-April 20), registering a 8.4% increase compared to the preceding month and a 23.1% rise compared with last year’s corresponding period, the Central Bank of Iran’s latest data show.