EghtesadOnline: The government has discontinued the payment of subsidies for the import of animal feed premixes—vitamins, minerals, trace elements and other nutritional additives—used to prepare animal feed, Chairman of Iran Feed Industry Association Majid Movafeq Qadirly said.
EghtesadOnline: The Statistical Center of Iran has published a report reviewing changes in Export Price Index and Import Price Index in the fourth quarter of last Iranian year (Dec. 22, 2019-March 19).
EghtesadOnline: As per the decision of Market Regulation Headquarters on June 4, customs duties on rice imports have decreased from 25% to 10%, Fars News Agency reported.
EghtesadOnline: The Institute of Standards and Industrial Research of Iran issued non-compliance licenses for 128 non-standard import shipments and returned them to the country of origin in the last Iranian year (March 2019-20), Nayyereh Pirouzbakht, the head of the institute, said.
EghtesadOnline: Electricity export from Iran s to neighboring countries shot up by 27.6% last year (March 2019-2020) compared to the year before, reaching more than 8 billion kilowatt hours – almost six times the power imported in the same year.
EghtesadOnline: Following reports that the Central Bank of Iran has allowed companies to import goods “without transferring foreign currency”, the CBI outlined conditions for doing so.
EghtesadOnline: Shahid Rajaee Port in the southern Hormozgan Province carried out customs clearance of over 4 million tons of essential goods during the last Iranian year (March 2019-20).
EghtesadOnline: The value of domestically-made pharmaceuticals has increased 30% in the current Iranian year (started March 2019) and about €600 million less were spent on the import of medicines, says Health Minister Saeed Namaki.
EghtesadOnline: The government has discontinued the allocation of subsidized foreign currency for the import of eyed eggs, the head of Iran Fisheries Organization said.
EghtesadOnline: The second phase of Takht-e-Jamshid Petrochemical Plant in Mahshahr, Khuzestan Province, will be inaugurated in the coming days, managing director of National Petrochemical Company said.