EghtesadOnline: After offering cement in the spot market for the first time in May, the Iran Mercantile Exchange plans to launch cement-based certificate of deposits (CD) for retailers.
EghtesadOnline: The government of Azerbaijan has imposed a $130 toll fee since about a week ago on Iranian trucks exporting goods to Armenia via the border region occupied by Azerbaijani forces, says Hervic Yarijanian, the head of Iran-Armenia Chamber of Commerce.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s imports from its western neighbor, Iraq, stood at 313,612 tons worth $175.99 million in the first five months of the current Iranian year (March 21-Aug. 22), showing a 970% and 430% surge in weight and value respectively compared with the similar period of last year, according to the spokesperson of the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration.
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: The Industries Ministry intends to increase commodities offered at the Iran Mercantile Exchange, a deputy minister said.
EghtesadOnline: Iran and Russia traded $805 million worth of goods during the first four months of the current fiscal year (March 21-July 22).
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s export to its 15 neighboring countries accounted for 50.4% of its total exports in value during the first four months of the current fiscal year (March 21-July 22), according to the director general of Trade Promotion Organization of Iran's Arab and African Affairs Department.
EghtesadOnline: Shahid Rajaee Special Economic Zone, located in the southern Hormozgan Province, accounts for the highest share of all goods exported from and imported to Iran.
EghtesadOnline: In the calendar month ending August 21 goods worth 355 trillion rials ($1.3 billion) were traded in the spot market of the Iran Mercantile Exchange.
EghtesadOnline: Iran traded $3.2 billion worth of metals in the first quarter of the current fiscal year (March 21-June 21).