EghtesadOnline: The new North-South transit route passing through Armenia will be a new development in Iran’s relationship with the neighboring country and Europe, as it will be economical and competitive with other parallel corridors, says Deputy Minister of Roads and Urban Development Kheirollah Khademi.
EghtesadOnline: Container loading for exports from the southern Shahid Rajaee Port of Iran stood at 253,308 TEUs during the current Iranian year’s first seven months (March 21-Oct. 22), registering an 11% growth compared with the similar period of last year, according to the director general of Hormozgan Ports and Maritime Organization.
EghtesadOnline: Deputy Minister of Roads and Urban Development Kheirollah Khademi visited Armenia on Monday to discuss options regarding Iran’s participation in the completion of Tatev Project in the neighboring country.
EghtesadOnline: The volume of freight transit through Iran has reached a new high.
EghtesadOnline: A total of 7.53 million tons of commodities were transited through Iran during the last fiscal year (March 2020-21), showing a 0.89% decline compared with the year before, according to the spokesperson of the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration.
EghtesadOnline: The railroad connecting Iran and Afghanistan was inaugurated by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his Afghan counterpart Ashraf Ghani on Thursday via videoconference.
EghtesadOnline: The 130-kilometer-long Khaf-Herat railroad connecting Iran and Afghanistan has high potential for transit to the eastern neighboring country, according to the head of the Islamic Republic of Iran Railways.
EghtesadOnline: India’s total transit of goods to Afghanistan via Iran accounted for 28% of Chabahar’s total container traffic by the end of August, which marks the 20th month of the Indian operator’s presence in the port, says Behrouz Aqaei, the head of Sistan-Baluchestan’s Ports and Maritime Organization.
EghtesadOnline: A total of 479,195 tons of commodities worth $1 billion transited through Bashmaq border crossing located in the western Kurdestan Province during the first five months of the current Iranian year (March 20-Aug. 21).
EghtesadOnline: After a short uplift following the reopening of border crossings, transit between Iran and Georgia has been suspended again, this time for unknown reasons.