Iran Iraq

Iran not concerned about decreased trade with Iraq, Afghanistan: Official

A reduction in Iran’s exports to Iraq and Afghanistan is not a source of concern and a roughly 80% of Iran’s trade is being made with its neighboring countries, said an Iranian trade official on Sunday.


Iran’s four-month exports to Iraq decline by 15% to $2.39 billion

Iran’s exports to Iraq during the first four months of the current Iranian year (March 21-July 22) registered a 15% decline compared with the similar period of last year.


Iraq seeking to increase gas imports from Iran

An official in the Iraqi government has said that the Arab country has been negotiating with Iran to secure a major increase in the daily supply of natural gas delivered to its power plants.


73% of Iranian tile, ceramic exports shipped to Iraq

Around 73% of Iran’s tile and ceramic exports go to neighboring Iraq, according to the head of the board of directors of the National Tile and Ceramic Producers Guild Association.

Mine and Industry

Iran private sector sees a major boom in Iran-Iraq trade within 15 years

Yahya Al Eshaq, the chairman of Iran-Iraq Joint Chamber of Commerce, said on Saturday that the markets of Iran and Iraq will provide both countries with the biggest ground for economic activity within the next 15 years.

Joint Chambers

Trade delegations from Syria, Oman, Iraq due in Iran in near future

Shahla Amouri, the chairwoman of Ahvaz Chamber of Commerce in southwestern Iran, said on Tuesday that trade delegations from Syria, Oman and Iraq are going to visit Iran in the near future.


Iraq says gas imports from Iran at 40 mcm per day

Iraqi authorities have reported a major increase in the supply of natural gas from neighboring Iran two days after the Arab country settled nearly $1.7 billion of arrears it owed Iran for previous gas imports, according to a report by Iraq’s NINA news agency.


Iraq pays back $1.6bn of natural gas arrears to Iran

Iran has received from Iraq a sum of $1.6 billion the Arab country owed to Iran for imports of natural gas in the past years, according to remarks by the Iranian Oil Minister Javad Owji.


Iranian official says Iraq top priority in enhancement of trade ties

Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Economic Diplomacy Mehdi Safari said that Iraq is the first priority for Iran in developing trade relations with the regional states.


Iran to increase supply of gas to Iraq

Iraq has reached new agreements with Iran on the supply of natural gas from the country, according to the spokesman of the country’s Ministry of Electricity.