EghtesadOnline: From March 21 to Oct. 22, Iran’s exports to Shanghai Cooperation Organization’s member states stood at 23.6 million tons (up 0.81%) worth $11.73 billion (up 16.19%), while imports hit 5.71 million tons (up 19.05%) worth $11.63 billion (up 44.95%).
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s exports to Shanghai Cooperation Organization’s member states during March 21-Sept. 22 stood at 19.61 million tons (down 3.42%) worth $9.92 billion (up 15.95%), while imports hit 4.89 million tons (up 37.79%) worth $9.74 billion (up 50.09%)
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s attention to important arrangements such as the SCO shows its interest in participating in the efforts of aligned countries to establish a just, transcendent and partnership-based international system, Raisi said.
EghtesadOnline: Iran and member states of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization traded 21.41 million tons of goods (excluding crude oil from Iran) worth $17.05 billion during the first five months of the current Iranian year (March 21 Aug. 22) to register a 31% increase compared with the similar period of last year, according to the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration.
EghtesadOnline: The Chabahar Port’s geostrategic location in southeastern Iran will provide wider accessibility for member states of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization to conduct global trade and commerce, says Ali Asadi Khomami, an expert on international studies.
EghtesadOnline: The Shanghai Cooperation Organization began the technical process of officially admitting Iran as a full member on Friday.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s trade with the member states of Shanghai Cooperation Organization reached 15.76 million tons worth $9.82 billion in the first four months of the current fiscal year (March 21-July 22), according to the latest statistics of the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration.
EghtesadOnline: Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture’s Department of International Affairs is scheduled to hold a national forum titled “Economic Interaction Strategies with Silk Road Countries” on Jan. 7, 2021.
EghtesadOnline: Iran on Friday called on countries in the region, including the member states of Shanghai Cooperation Organization, to step up their efforts for promoting multilateralism and empowering regional organizations.
EghtesadOnline: Resolution of bilateral issues with Central Asian countries, particularly Tajikistan, can help ease Iran’s membership in Shanghai Cooperation Organization, says a former diplomat, who believes that intensified diplomatic efforts are needed to accomplish this goal.