Chabahar port

Iran, India agree to increase freight traffic through Chabahar

India has agreed to increase its freight transit through Iran to help more traffic pass through the strategic port of Chabahar, according to the Iranian transportation minister Rostam Qassemi.

Trade

Uzbekistan resolved to help develop Iran’s Chabahar Port

Uzbekistan says it plans to hold a second trilateral meeting with Iran and India to discuss the joint use of Chabahar port on Iran’s Makran coast for trade and transit.

Trade

World economies getting aware of Iran’s Chabahar Port capacities

Referring to the eagerness of investors and businesspersons from many countries for connecting with Chabahar Port in southeastern Iran, the managing director of Chabahar Free Zone said that world economies are getting familiar with the unique capacities of this strategic region.

Trade

India delivers second batch of equipment to Iran’s Chabahar port

India has delivered the second consignment of heavy equipment, including two 100-tonne mobile cranes, to Iran’s Chabahar port, reflecting New Delhi’s commitment to the strategic connectivity and transit initiative.

Transportation

India likely to start full operations at Chabahar port by May end

India expects to start full-scale operations at Iran’s Chabahar general cargo port it has built by the end of May, the country’s shipping minister said in a boost for regional trade.

Transportation

Afghanistan chamber of commerce welcomes development of Chabahar port

The development of Iran’s Chabahar port could play a big part in Afghanistan’s trade and transit of goods, the Afghanistan chamber of commerce said in a communiqué on Wednesday.

Transportation

India delivers first batch of heavy cranes to Iran’s Chabahar port

A first batch of gantry cranes commissioned by India for operation in Iran’s Chabahar port has finally arrived in the coastal area on the Sea of Oman.

Transportation

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.

Transportation

Iran sanctions won’t hit Chabahar, US reassures India

An Indian newspaper says the United States has offered fresh assurances to India that its involvement in the Iranian port of Chabahar would not be affected by Washington’s sanctions on Iran.

Transportation

India-Afghanistan transit accounts for 28% of Chabahar container traffic

India’s total transit of goods to Afghanistan via Iran accounted for 28% of Chabahar’s total container traffic by the end of August, which marks the 20th month of the Indian operator’s presence in the port, says Behrouz Aqaei, the head of Sistan-Baluchestan’s Ports and Maritime Organization.

Trade