Iran, Eurasian Economic Union’s two main steps for smoother trade ties

Daniel Ibrayev, a member of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) Trade Council, says the Central Asian economic entity and Iran are taking two steps to coordinate efforts and moves in a bid to pave the way for a smoother trade relations once Tehran enters the Free Trade Zone with the five-member body.


Iran, Eurasian Economic Union mull chambers of commerce joint council

Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture proposed the creation of a such an entity with their counterpart entities in the Eurasian Economic Union aimed at accelerating future trade.


Iran-Eurasian Economic Union FTA inches closer to final approval

Since the ratification of Iran’s accession to a free trade zone with the Eurasian Economic Union in May 2017, the Iranian government prepared a bill to be debated by parliament about the zone’s creation. Now, the bill is moving closer to be finally ratified by the end of the current Persian year (21 March).


Armenia PM in Iran to push Iran-Eurasian Economic Union FTA

Armenian prime minister is looking to carry out serious preparations so that Iran joins the economic union sooner. The EAEU agreed last May to create a free trade zone with Iran. It’s now up to Tehran to accelerate the work.


Iran, India, Afghanistan to celebrate Chabahar Day on 26 February

The port is Iran’s only exit way to international waters passing through the Sea of Oman. New Delhi has rapidly been developing the strategic port in a bid to export its commodities to Afghanistan bypassing Pakistan.


Iran, Russia-led bloc move toward free trade

Following the US abandoning of the 2015 nuclead deal and revival of economic sanctions, Tehran has been seen eager to look East and expand ties with other regional powers like Russia, China and India.


Iran eyes trade with Eurasia following US sanctions

Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Armenia would be the new markets for Iranian goods after the Eurasian Economic Union gave the green light to the creation of a free trade zone with Iran.

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