News ID: 137174
Published: 0652 GMT February 22, 2016

1st Iranian cargo ship after sanctions berths at South Korean port

1st Iranian cargo ship after sanctions berths at South Korean port

The first Iranian cargo ship berthed at a South Korean port on Monday after removal of t anti-Iran sanctions and implementation of the July deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), that started on January 16.

Touska, the Iranian freighter which belongs to Islamic Republic of Iran's Shipping Lines (IRISL) arrived on Monday in the port of Busan in South Korea, Yonhap reported.

The 5,100-ton Touska is the first Iranian ship entering Busan Port since 2012.

Busan Port Authority marked such arrival during a special ceremony.

South Korea, as an Asian country, has been making endeavor to expand relations with Iran, especially in the post-sanctions era.

   
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