Handicrafts valued at $15.3 million were exported from Tehran Province during March 21 to June 21, announced the deputy head of Iran's Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism and Organization (ICHHTO).
President Hassan Rouhani said on Thursday that Iran is closer to its goal of self-sufficiency in gasoline production after inaugurating the second phase of the Persian Gulf Star Refinery in the southern port city of Bandar Abbas.
Iran's non-oil exports from March 2 to June 17, 2018 hit 11.242 billion dollars registering a 21 percent increase compared to the similar period last year, the head of the Customs Administration said Thursday.
Iran exported 18.72 million tons of commodities worth $7.55 billion during March 21-May 21 compared to figure for the same period last year showing a growth of 4.6 percent and 19 percent in terms of weight and value, respectively.
Iran remained Turkey's biggest crude oil exporter in the first quarter of 2018 despite a fall in Turkish crude oil imports from Iran, according to Turkey's Energy Market Regulatory Authority's (EMRA) data.