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Iran’s Mostafa Ayati reelected as TIR Executive Board member

Mostafa Ayati, who has been nominated by Iran’s Customs Administration (IRICA), won the vote of the Administrative Committee for the TIR Convention in an election on February 9 to become a member of TIR Executive Board for a fourth consecutive term.


Iran, world’s top issuer of TIR carnets in 2021

A recent report by the Iranian Ministry of Economy signals a major growth in transit via the Iranian soil.


Iran, IRU discuss more increased transit cooperation

In light of Iran’s growing role in regional trade, IRU and Iran’s private and public sectors held high-level talks last week on avenues for further expansion, the IRU official website reported.


Iran Chamber of Commerce ready to launch world secretariat for TIR guaranteeing associations

President of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines, and Agriculture (ICCIMA) Gholam Hossein Shafei said on Monday that the Chamber of Commerce stands ready to launch a world secretariat for TIR guaranteeing associations.

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IRU Secretary General says transit in Iran increased by 68% in 2021 despite pandemic

In an exclusive interview with Iran Chamber of Commerce newsroom on Monday, Secretary General of the International Road Transport Union (IRU) Umberto de Pretto said that transit here in Iran increased by 68% despite COVID while the rest of the world were putting in place restrictions.


IRU secretary general visits Iran Chamber of Commerce

Secretary General of the International Road Transport Union (IRU) Umberto de Pretto pays a visit to Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) where he meets ICCIMA President Gholam Hossein Shafei on October 17, 2022.

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Iran, India carry out digital TIR transport in INSTC corridor to Russia

The first-ever international digital TIR pilot transport was carried out between Iran and India which facilitates the transfer of shipments from India to Russia via INSTC corridor.


First North-South Corridor freight transit under TIR processed through Iran

A senior Iranian customs official says a first ever cargo passing through the so-called North-South Corridor under an internationally guaranteed system of freight transit has been successfully accomplished.


KTAI corridor field study report released

The final report for the Field Studies of the Kyrgyz-Tajikistan-Afghanistan-Iran (KTAI) road corridor has been published jointly by the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) and the International Road Transport Union (IRU).


Iran eyes expansion of KTAI exchanges

The KTAI corridor, which has recently been launched following the first successful TIR pilot operation from Shahid Rajaee Port in the southern Hormozgan Province to Kyrgyzstan, offers a shorter route from Iran to Central Asia.