Iran Germany

Iran Air to resume Tehran-Cologne flights from October 30

Iran’s national flag carrier, Iran Air, will resume roundtrip Tehran-Cologne flights from October 30 after a seven-month halt that was caused by the spread of the coronavirus pandemic in Iran and the European country.

Transportation

60 German companies still in Iran despite US sanctions: German industry delegate in Iran

Iran-German trade ties have seen recent downs due to the US sanctions but those measures haven’t stopped dozens of such companies to leave Iran altogehter.

Trade

France, Germany say INSTEX close to first deal in days

The two main European countries behind the European payment mechanism say they are working at top speed to bring the channel online very soon, preferrably before this Sunday when Iran will announce more commitments reduction.

Financial Markets

Europe is steps away from SPV: German envoy

Should it become operational, the Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) created by the European Union, will not use US dollars in its transactions with Iran and will allow European firms to trade with Iran in the face of unilateral US sanctions.

Trade

Germany says working out final requirements of SPV

Berlin authorities say one of the details is which country will be the headquarters of the financial channel to do trade with Iran in the face of unilateral US sanctions.

Trade

Iran agro exports set record high of $4.5bn

Iraq and Afghanistan are the top destinations of Iranian food products as Tehran seeks to bolster its regional economic ties. Germany is Iran’s only European market.

Agriculture and Environment

German exports to Iran up despite US sanctions

Germany Small and Medium-sized companies, also known as the Mittelstand, are leading the exports to Iran despite the restoration of US sanctions in November.

Trade

Germany: US can’t tell us with whom to do business

Germany’s Economy Minister Peter Altmaier says the United States is in no position to tell Berlin with which countries it can do business, vowing support for companies doing business with Iran.

Trade

Germany’s MAN eyeing Iran’s investment potentials

MAN Diesel & Turbo, a German multinational that produces engines and turbo machinery, says it is paying a serious look at Iran’s investment potentials, saying it has already taken measures to restart its business in the country.

Mine and Industry

Germany’s Hermes to guarantee business with Iran

Germany’s Hermes Insurance Company has voiced willingness to provide insurance coverage for investment projects in Iran.

Macro Economy