EghtesadOnline: This year’s tea harvest season has come to an end and the government purchased a total of 126,753 tons of green tea leaves from local farmers at 3.43 trillion rials ($30.66 million), the head of Iran Tea Organization said.
EghtesadOnline: A total of 111,818 tons of tea leaves have been purchased by the government from local farmers at 3.09 trillion rials ($26.98 million) in the first half of the current fiscal year (started March 21), according to the head of Iran Tea Organization.
EghtesadOnline: Iran exported a total of 13,000 tons of tea worth $18 million during the first 10 months of the current Iranian year (March 21, 2018-Jan. 20).
EghtesadOnline: The government has banned the export of different kinds of paper, tissue, milk powder, infant formula, tea and butter in packages weighing more than 500 grams as of Aug. 23 until further notice.
EghtesadOnline: Iran has described as “impossible” Sri Lanka’s proposal to clear its oil debts worth $250 million to Iran with tea.