Iran import

Imam Khomeini Port handles 9.3 million tons of goods in 3 months

A total of 9.3 million tons of goods were loaded and unloaded in the southern Imam Khomeini Port during the first three months of the current Iranian year (March 20-June 20). Over 7 million tons of the total sum pertained to non-oil goods.


Iran trade deficit at $1.5bn in 11-months ending February

Iran’s trade balance has slipped into a deficit of $1.5 billion in the 11-month period ending late February as imports surge by more than two percent.


Iran temporarily bans imports of meat due to oversupply

Authorities have imposed a temporary ban on imports of meat into Iran as the country faces an acute oversupply despite a growing wave of smuggling into neighboring countries.

Agriculture and Environment

Iran hits trade surplus of $738m

A latest report by Iran’s Customs Administration shows how a drop in imports helped increase the country’s trade surplus in a 9-month period (April-December).


Global traders halt new Iran food deals following US sanctions

Although the US Treasury says humanitarian goods like food and medicne have been exempted from the renewed economic sanctions on Iran, a Reuters study has found out that blocked banking channels have stopped imported food supply into the country.


Iran says imports from Germany up 25%

Figures released by the Customs Administration of Iran show that the country’s exports from Germany have increased by 25 percent.