Iran Africa

Official puts Iran’s nine-month exports to Africa at $912 million

Iran’s shipments to Africa has grown to $912 million over the nine months to December 21, according to an official with the country’s Trade Promotion Organization (TPO).


Iran’s H1 exports to Nigeria reach $44 million

Iran’s exports to Nigeria stood at $44 million during the first half of the current Iranian year (March 21-Sept. 22), director general of Trade Promotion Organization of Iran’s Arab and African Affairs Bureau said in a recent meeting with Iran’s Ambassador to Nigeria Mohammad Alibek.


Iran’s transactions with Africa reach $650 million in seven months

Trade between Iran and African countries reached 1.51 million tons worth $650.22 million during the first seven months of the current Iranian year (March 21-Oct. 22).


Iran chamber chief expects Iran-Algeria trade to top $2 billion through long-term planning

President of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines, and Agriculture (ICCIMA) Gholam Hossein Shafei said that a coherent planning can help bilateral trade between Iran and Algeria reach more than $2 billion in the long-term.

Iran Chamber

Iran reliable partner of all fraternal African nations: Zarif

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has extended his congratulations to people of Africa on the occasion of Africa Day, saying the Islamic Republic will "forever" remain a "reliable partner" of all African nations.


Iran to open commercial centre in Ghana as Tehran eyes further African trade

Iran and Ghana are trying to increase their commercial exchanges as they eye closer bilateral ties. If commercial volume goes up, political relations will further be cemented. Now, Iran is set to have a permanent exhibition of its products in Accra, the capital of Ghana.


Iran, Ghana agree to facilitate trade cooperation through free trade zones

Iran and Ghana have singed a document to consolidate their trade ties as Tehran looks to diversify its export destinations and trade partners.


Iran Chamber of Commerce mulls ‘Africa Day’ to promote African trade potentials

The proposal was floated by officials from South African and Ugandan embassies who are asking for more trade relations with Iran.


Ivory Coast seeks Iranian expertise in agricultural, transportation sectors

The Western African nation is trying to modernise its two vital economic activities in a bid to improve its trade ties with other countries. However, what it lacks are professional knowledge and experience.

Agriculture and Environment

Iran private sector ready to invest in Sierra Leone infrastructure

Iran Chamber of Commerce President Shafei says Iranian private firms can take part in reconstructing the west African infrastructure.