Iran and Sri Lanka enjoy long-lasting experience in political, economic and diplomatic cooperation,” Anis said, referring to his country’s readiness in promoting trade cooperation with Iran. presstv.com reported.
“Sri Lanka is after importing Iran’s oil products and construction materials,” he added.
“Tourism is another issue discussed by the two sides as possible ground for promoting direct investments,” he said.
He also referred to the rescue operation carried out by an Iranian oil tanker called ‘stream’ as 'a humanitarian act'.
An Iranian oil tanker rescued five Bangladeshi crew of a sinking fishing boat in Indian Ocean on December 3.