Iran Afghanistan

Afghanistan eyes $10 billion trade with Iran

Afghanistan’s acting minister of commerce Haji Nooruddin Azizi says his country is seeking to enhance bilateral trade with Iran to over $10 billion.


Afghanistan calls for more investment of Iranian private sector

Businesspeople from Afghanistan have stressed the need for Iranian private sector to make more investment in the country.

Iran Chamber

Iran’s non-oil exports to Afghanistan hit $1.8 billion in one year

An official at the Iranian Embassy in Afghanistan said that Iran exported over $1.8 billion worth of non-oil products to the neighboring country in the previous Iranian calendar year to late March.


Tehran, Kabul ink road transport cooperation document

Officials from Iran and Afghanistan signed a joint cooperation document in the field of international road transport.


Iran, Afghanistan cut border tariffs

In a bid to strengthen bilateral trade, Iran and Afghanistan have reportedly reduced border tariffs of transit of goods, according to an official with the knowledge of the matter.


CBI to implement monetary pacts with Afghanistan, Russia

The deputy governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) for international affairs said the ground has been paved for the exchange of goods using the Iranian rial with Afghanistan and Russia, which have signed bilateral monetary pacts with Iran.

Financial Markets

“Iran private sector ready for increased role in Afghan economy”

Head of Mashhad Chamber of Commerce, a local Iranian chamber of commerce in Khorasan Razavi Province which shares large borders with Afghanistan, says Iran private sector stands ready to play a more enhanced role in Afghanistan’s economy.

Local Chambers

“partnership in reconstruction of Afghanistan would be beneficial for Iran”

Head of Iran-Afghanistan Joint Chamber of Commerce say Iran’s partnership in the reconstruction of Afghanistan would bring benefits to the Iranian market.


Iran private sector urged to invest in Afghan mines

Senior Afghan officials have called for the participation of Iran’s private sector in Afghanistan’s mining sector.

Iran Chamber

Official puts Iran’s share in Afghanistan import market at 35%

The economic adviser of special envoy to Iranian president in Afghanistan affairs said that Iran has a 35 percent share in Afghanistan’s import market, which is a considerable figure in bilateral trade ties.