Almost 400 companies from 15 countries have officially applied so far to conduct business in Chabahar Free Trade Zone (FTZ), an official of the Chabahar Free Trade Zone Organization announced on Tuesday, adding that the Iran's oceanic hub will have a tremendous impact on the entire region.
The Russian government said on Saturday that it had approved a draft law for ratification of the provisional free trade deal between the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) and Iran, which is now the subject to parliamentary approval.
The provisional agreement to establish a free trade zone between the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) and Iran can help double Belarus' exports to this country, said a member of the board and minister for Trade at the Eurasian Economic Commission.
An interim agreement on establishing a free trade zone between Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) and Iran is planned to be signed on May 17 in Astana at the Astana Economic Forum, said Kazakh Minister of National Economy Timur Suleimenov at a government meeting on Wednesday.
Secretary of the Supreme Council of Iran's Free Trade, Industrial and Special Economic Zones said that new contracts have been signed with foreign companies to draw investments to the tune of $4.5 billion for the free trade zones (FTZs).