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  • Iran-Syria Today 16:52

    Iran’s 7-month export to Syria stands at $73m

    TEHRAN- Iran exported commodities worth $73 million to Syria during the first seven months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-October 21), according to an official with Iran's Trade Promotion Organization (TPO).

  • Bileh Savar Border Today 14:43

    Trade between Iran, Azerbaijan up 8% via Bileh Savar border

    TEHRAN- Trade between Iran and Azerbaijan through Bileh Savar border crossing has risen eight percent during the first eight months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-November 20), the chairman of Iran-Azerbaijan Joint Chamber of Commerce announced.

  • Railway Today 14:18

    Transit of commodities via railway up 220% in H1

    TEHRAN- Transit of goods through Iran’s railway network rose 220 percent during the first half of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-September 21), compared to the first half of the past year, the head of the Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (known as RAI), announced.

  • mineral export Today 13:19

    Exports from mining sector exceeds $3b in 7 months

    TEHRAN- The value of Iran’s exports from mining industry stood at $3.049 billion in the first seven months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-October 21), according to the data released by Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO).

  • garment production Yesterday 14:38

    Garment output up 70% in 8 months on year

    TEHRAN- Production of garments in Iran increased 70 percent during the first eight months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-November 20), compared to the same period of time in the past year, according to the vice-chairman of Iran Textile Exporters and Manufacturers Association (ITEMA).

  • stock market Yesterday 14:29

    NDF allocates $238m to stabilize stock market

    TEHRAN- Iran’s National Development Fund (NDF) has paid 10 trillion rials (about $238.09 million) for the stabilization of the country’s stock exchange market, the board chairman of the Capital Market Stabilization Fund told IRNA on Sunday.

  • Drinking water Yesterday 11:22

    Drinking water supplied to 805 villages since late March

    TEHRAN- Drinking water has been supplied to 805 villages across Iran since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20), the secretary of the national task force for water, wastewater information dissemination has announced.

  • non-oil trade Yesterday 11:22

    Monthly non-oil trade balance of $118m achieved

    TEHRAN- Iran’s non-oil trade balance was $118 million during the eighth Iranian calendar month of Aban (October 22-November 20), the spokesman of the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) announced.

  • Maku Free Zone 2020-11-28 15:04

    120 industrial units active in Maku Free Zone

    TEHRAN- As announced by a provincial official, 120 industrial units are active in Maku Free Trade Industrial Zone in Iran’s northwestern province of West Azarbaijan.

  • petchem 2020-11-28 14:53

    PSEEZ companies allocate $9.5m to battle COVID-19 pandemic

    TEHRAN – Petrochemical companies of the Pars Special Economic Energy Zone (PSEEZ) in southwestern Iran have allocated 400 billion rials (about $9.5 million) to supply medical items for battling the coronavirus pandemic in the region in the current Iranian calendar year (started on March 20), an official with the PSEEZ said.

  • qatar 2020-11-28 12:25

    Tehran, Doha confer on forming joint committee to expand trade

    TEHRAN – Iran and Qatar have agreed to establish a joint trade committee to examine the areas and opportunities, obstacles and strategies for developing trade relations between the two countries.

  • steel 2020-11-28 12:18

    Iranian steel industry outshining world with 12.6% growth

    TEHRAN – Iranian steel industry has outshined the world producers in this sector during the first 10 months of 2020, as based on the World Steel Association (WSA) Iran produced 23.8 million tons of the mentioned commodity during the January-October period, 12.6 percent more than the figure in the same 10 months of 2019.

  • car 2020-11-27 14:50

    Production by major automakers exceeds 566,000 in 8 months

    TEHRAN - Three major Iranian carmakers, namely Iran Khodro Company (IKCO), SAIPA Group, and Pars Khodro, manufactured 566,844 vehicles during the first eight months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20 -November 20), the data released by Codal website showed.

  • solar energy 2020-11-27 14:05

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Solar energy to tackle electricity shortage in remote rural areas

    The limitation and difficulty in the way of supplying electricity to the remote rural areas which are hard to reach has been always one of the major challenges in the sustainable development of villages.

  • pistachio 2020-11-27 13:50

    Pistachio exports up 131% in 8 months yr/yr

    TEHRAN- Iran exported 110,000 tons of pistachio during the first eight months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-November 20), registering a 131-percent increase year on year, the spokesman of the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) said.

  • project 2020-11-27 13:50

    BY: Ebrahim Fallahi

    Oil, gas, petchem projects worth over $7.14b inaugurated in 3 provinces

    TEHRAN - President Hassan Rouhani inaugurated three oil industry projects worth over 300 trillion rials (about $7.15 billion) in Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari, Khouzestan, and Boushehr provinces, Shana reported.

  • Anzali Free Zone 2020-11-25 16:46

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Anzali Free Zone development necessary to expand trade with EAEU

    TEHRAN- Located in Gilan Province, north of Iran, Anzali Free Trade-Industrial Zone is the sole free zone in the southern part of the Caspian Sea with an area of 9,400 hectares and 40 kilometers shoreline.

  • SP 2020-11-25 14:31

    South Pars strategic condensate storages to be inaugurated soon

    TEHRAN – The project for the construction of Iran’s South Pars strategic storage facilities is nearly finished and the storages will be officially inaugurated in near future, Shana reported.

  • power plant 2020-11-25 12:27

    9 new power plants to come on stream by Mar. 2021

    TEHRAN – Iranian Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian said that nine new power plants are going to go operational across the country by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2021).

  • Kazakhstan 2020-11-25 11:57

    Iran, Kazakhstan stress expansion of transport ties in online forum

    TEHRAN – Iran and Kazakhstan have held their second webinar on maritime, port, and road transport cooperation, following the launch of a Ro-Ro vessel line between Iran’s Amirabad Port and Kazakhstan’s Kuryk Port.

  • Qatar 2020-11-24 15:16

    Iran, Qatar ink co-op MOU in 7th joint economic committee meeting

    TEHRAN – Iran, and Qatar signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) for cooperation in a variety of areas at the end of the two countries’ seventh Joint Economic Committee meeting which was held in Isfahan on Tuesday.

  • railway 2020-11-24 15:03

    Railway fleet receives 70 domestically-made wagons

    TEHRAN- Iranian railway fleet received 70 domestically-made wagons and a rebuilt locomotive in a ceremony on Tuesday.

  • chabahar 2020-11-24 12:15

    11 cargoes of basic goods loaded, unloaded at Chabahar port since mid-March

    TEHRAN – Some 11 large-scale vessels carrying basic goods have been loaded and unloaded at Iran’s oceanic port of Chabahar since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20), Behrouz Aghaei, the director-general of Sistan-Baluchestan Province’s Ports and Maritime Department, announced.

  • budget 2020/11/24

    BY: Ebrahim Fallahi

    National budget bill: how much oil income is forecast?

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Planning and Budget Organization (PBO) has handed over the draft of the national budget bill for the next Iranian calendar year (starts on March 21, 2021) to the government for review.

  • trade 2020-11-23 15:33

    Non-oil trade exceeds $44b in 8 months

    TEHRAN – The value of Iran’s non-oil trade during the first eight months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-November 20) reached $44.6 billion, according to Head of the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) Mehdi Mirashrafi.

  • trade 2020-11-23 14:16

    Exports to CIS countries hit $692m in H1

    TEHRAN - Iran exported $692 million worth of commodities to the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) during the first six months of the current Iranian year (March 20-September 21), the portal of Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) reported.

  • NIDC 2020-11-23 14:07

    NIDC digs 82 oil, gas wells in 8 months

    TEHRAN- National Iranian Drilling Company (NIDC) dug and completed digging operation of 82 oil and gas wells during the first eight months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-November 20), according to an official with the company.

  • Fishery export 2020-11-23 12:50

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Aquaculture development to materialize surge in production, boost non-oil export

    TEHRAN- Paying attention to strengthening the infrastructure of non-oil exports is one of the ways to achieve the goals of a resistance economy, and the field of aquaculture and fisheries has an effective role in this due, through promoting entrepreneurship and employment, as well as bringing foreign currency.

  • exports 2020-11-23 12:35

    Annual automobile exports exceed $5.7m

    TEHRAN – Iran exported 1,300 automobiles valued at $5,722,007 in the previous Iranian calendar year (ended on March 19), the spokesman of the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) said.

  • rouhani 2020-11-22 16:24

    Cabinet holds extraordinary meeting to review next year’s budget bill

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani’s cabinet gathered on Sunday in their first extraordinary meeting for reviewing the national budget bill for the next Iranian calendar year (begins on March 21, 2021), IRIB reported.