Products worth $16.5 billion were exported through the gates of the customs department of the Southern province of Hormuzgan in the last Iranian year (ended March 20), of which $2.7 billion were goods produced in the province.
Iran exported 4.384 million tons of minerals and related products worth $503 million during March 21-April 20 which indicate 16 percent of rise and 17 percent of drop in terms of weight and value, respectively.
Largest Iranian-made fiberglass cargo vessel, capable of carrying 1,300 tons of cargo, was exported, said Director General of Ports and Maritime Organization of Hormuzgan Province Morad Afifipour on Sunday.
Iran is currently exporting $350 million worth of machine-made carpets annually, Member of the Board of Directors of Iran Textile Specialists Association Alireza Ha’eri said, adding that it is half of the country’s total revenues from exporting textile products.
The Managing Director of Aras Free Trade Zone Organization Mohsen Nariman said on Saturday that a sum of $251 million worth of goods were exported from Aras Free Trade Zone of East Azarbaijan Province during last Iranian year (ended March 20).
German exports rose unexpectedly in March, data showed on Friday, raising hopes that a slowdown in Europe’s largest economy will not significantly dent growth in the first quarter despite headwinds from trade disputes.
Iran exported 4.89 million tons of steel ingots in the year to March 2019, of which 67 percent were sent to target markets in the form of billets and blooms, according to figures by the Iranian Steel Producers Association (ISPA).