Chabahar port


  • Iran India 2020-07-31 23:04

    India can only blame itself for Iran—China strategic partnership

    TEHRAN - Indian media has strongly criticized a nascent Sino-Iranian partnership plan that could cloud India’s investments in some Iranian development projects, but an India expert tells the Tehran Times that India’s decision to abide by U.S. sanctions on Iran has led to its loss of the Iranian market.

  • Chabahar 2020-07-31 10:59

    Aquatic products exported to Thailand from Chabahar port for first time

    TEHRAN- Iran exported aquatic products to Thailand from its southeastern Chabahar port for the first time, a provincial official told IRNA on Thursday.

  • Chabahar 2020-07-28 12:40

    627,000 tons of basic goods unloaded at Chabahar port since Mar. 20

    TEHRAN – Some 627,000 tons of basic goods have been unloaded at Iran’s oceanic port of Chabahar since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20), IRNA reported quoting Behrouz Aghaei, the director-general of Sistan-Baluchestan Ports and Maritime Department.

  • chabahar 2020-07-22 15:32

    Chabahar to receive several mobile harbor cranes by Mar. 2021

    TEHRAN – Head of Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) said India has ordered the necessary equipment for Chabahar port’s development project and the port will receive several mobile harbor cranes during the current Iranian calendar year (ends on March 20, 2021).

  • Iran-India 2020-07-15 14:22

    BY: Ebrahim Fallahi

    India sees Iran a vital trade partner, looks for expansion of ties: envoy

    TEHRAN- Economic and political relations between Iran and India date back to centuries ago and the two countries have kept their ties throughout many turbulences and ups and downs.

  • Modares Khiabani 2020-07-11 11:44

    Chabahar to become Iran’s 3rd trade hub soon

    TEHRAN- Given its strategic location as well as infrastructure and capacities, Chabahar Port (in Iran’s southeastern Sistan-Baluchestan Province) will become the country’s third trade hub soon, the acting minister of industry, mining, and trade stated.

  • Indian minister 2020-07-06 14:24

    India to save 20% logistic cost in supplies to CIS countries via Chabahar

    TEHRAN- By developing strategic Chabahar Port in Iran, Indian will reduce logistics cost by 20 percent in container transport to CIS countries, bypassing China or Europe, Indian Minister of State for Shipping Mansukh Lal Mandaviya stated.

  • chabahar 2020-07-01 13:36

    Afghanistan transits 76-TEU cargo to India through Chabahar

    TEHRAN – Afghanistan has sent 39 containers with a total capacity of 76 twenty-foot equivalent unit (TEU) to India through Iran’s southeastern Chabahar port, IRIB reported, quoting Behrouz Aghaei, the director general of Sistan-Baluchestan Ports and Maritime Department.

  • Chabahr Port 2020-06-29 12:55

    Basic goods transited to Afghanistan via Chabahar

    TEHRAN- Some 14 cargo ships have carried basic commodities for Afghanistan via Shahid Beheshti Port in Iranian southeastern port city of Chabahar over the past two years, according to a local official.

  • Iran-Turkmenistan 2020-05-18 14:41

    ‘Chabahar Port’s capacity for transit an advantage for Turkmenistan’

    TEHRAN- The governor of Sistan-Baluchestan Province said Turkmenistan can use the capacity of Chabahar Port (in southeast of Iran) and its trade-industrial free zone for transiting goods, IRNA reported.

  • chabahar 2020-05-17 16:41

    Chabahar experiences historic shipment boom

    TEHRAN – Docking operations were carried out simultaneously for eight ships at Iran’s Chabahar Port, for the first time in the port’s history, deputy head of Sistan-Baluchestan Province’s Ports and Maritime Department said.

  • Indian ambassador 2020-04-22 18:14

    Ambassador lauds services to Indian nationals in Qom amid COVID-19

    TEHRAN - The Indian ambassador to Iran has lauded the performance of the Iranian Foreign Ministry as well as the local offices of the health and interior ministries for taking care of the Indian nationals in the shrine city of Qom.

  • India 2020-04-17 15:25

    Indian wheat for Afghanistan arrives in Iran’s Chabahar port

    TEHRAN - A 75,000-metric-ton consignment of Indian wheat heading for Afghanistan has arrived at Iran’s southeastern port of Chabahar to be delivered to the destination country through land borders.

  • chabahar 2020-02-21 14:50

    Afghan banks to open branches in Iran’s Chabahar port

    TEHRAN – Iran has approved two Afghan banks to open branches in its southeastern strategic port of Chabahar, ILNA reported quoting the Secretary General of Iran-Afghanistan Joint Chamber of Commerce Mozafar Alikhani.

  • chabahar 2020-02-07 14:05

    India considering trade with central Asia through Chabahar: Indian FM

    TEHRAN - Indian Foreign Minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar said on Thursday that his country could enhance trade with Central Asia via Iran’s Chabahar port, IRNA reported, citing India’s NDTV.

  • Chabahar 2020-02-02 17:54

    India doubles budget for Chabahar development project

    TEHRAN – India has doubled the allocated funding for the development of Iran’s Chabahar port in its national budget bill for 2020, Times of India reported on Saturday.

  • Chabahar 2020-01-13 15:18

    Warehouse capacity, standards to be elevated in Chabahar Port

    TEHRAN- Through construction of new warehouses and also renovating the existing ones, warehouse capacity and standards are planned to be elevated in Iran’s southeastern port of Chabahar, according to the head of Ports and Maritime Department of Sistan-Baluchestan Province, where the port lies.

  • maneuver مانور مشترک 2020-01-05 14:27

    By Alireza Majidi

    Joint message of Iran, Russia and China to the world

    TEHRAN - After the U.S. failed to form an international coalition in the Persian Gulf, Iranian, Russian and Chinese armies launched a joint naval maneuver, codenamed "Naval Security Belt", in the northern part of the Indian Ocean and the Sea of Oman. The drill started on December 27 and lasted for four days.  

  • Iran-India 2019-12-24 14:03

    Iran, India to expand transit co-op through Chabahar port

    TEHRAN – Iranian Transport and Urban Development Minister Mohammad Eslami and Indian Minister of External Affairs Subrahmanyam Jaishankar met on Monday in Tehran to discuss expansion of transport and transit cooperation between the two countries, especially through Chabahar port.

  • chabahar 2019-12-13 14:01

    ‘17 foreign countries eager for investment in Chabahar Port’

    TEHRAN - The Director General of Ports and Maritime Department of Sistan-Baluchestan Province said 17 countries have expressed willingness for contribution to development of Chabahar Port in southeastern Iran, Tasnim news agency reported.

  • port 2019-10-23 17:12

    17 countries eager for contribution to Chabahar Port development

    TEHRAN - Iranian deputy industry minister said 17 countries have expressed willingness for contribution to development of Chabahar Port in southern Iran, Tasnim news agency reported on Wednesday.

  • Chabahar Port 2019-10-14 16:42

    Chabahar Port’s capacity quadruples in less than 2 years: PMO head

    TEHRAN- The head of Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) announced that through inaugurating the first phase of Chabahar Port’s development plan, the port’s capacity has increased four times in less than two years, IRIB reported on Monday.

  • Chabahar 2019-09-30 18:24

    Exports from Chabahar Port up 100% in H1

    TEHRAN- Exports of commodities from Iran’s southeastern port of Chabahar has risen 100 percent during the first half of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-Septemeber 22) compared to the first half of the past year, according to the head of Ports and Maritime Department of Sistan-Baluchestan Province (where the port lies).

  • Railway 2019-09-22 19:37

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Chabahar-Zahedan railway project requires private sector’s contribution

    Connecting the ports to the railway network is an issue seriously emphasized and followed up by Iran over the recent years, as the country is strongly pursuing the objective of boosting exports and transit via its ports.

  • chabahar 2019-08-17 19:06

    Russia eyes Iran’s Chabahar to transit goods

    TEHRAN – Russia is seeking to use Iran’s Chabahar port in order to transit goods to other countries especially to the Indian subcontinent, Tasnim reported, quoting Sergei Milushkin, managing director of Astrakhan Special Economic Zone in Russia, as saying.

  • Iran agrees to extend visa validity for Indian nationa 2019-07-27 18:22

    Iran agrees to extend visa validity for Indian nationals

    TEHRAN – Iran has agreed to extend visa validity for Indian visitors to 90 days from 30, The Economic Times reported on Saturday.

  • Ports 2019-07-12 16:45

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Ports’ vital role in combatting sanctions

    While Iran is combatting the U.S. unilateral sanctions on its economy, the country’s ports as the major gates of exports and imports play some significant role in this combat. This role makes all-out support to ports and more development of them serious and vital.

  • Half of corals survived bleaching in Chabahar Port 2019-06-19 20:22

    Half of corals survived bleaching in Chabahar Port

    TEHRAN — Based on the latest field operation carried out by Chabahar Oceanography Center in southeastern Chabahar Port, half of the coals which have turned completely white survived the bleaching event, ISNA news agency reported on Tuesday. 

  • Iran-Japan 2019-06-14 20:03

    ‘Iran welcomes Japan’s contribution to development of Chabahar Port’

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani expressed satisfaction with Japan’s willingness for expansion of banking and economic ties with Iran and welcomed the Asian country’s contribution to the development of southeastern Chabahar Port.

  • Chabahar 2019-05-28 22:21

    Chabahar Port’s loading, unloading of goods rise 30% in 2 months

    TEHRAN- Loading and unloading of commodities in Iran’s southeastern port of Chabahar during the first two months of current Iranian calendar year (March 21-May 21) rose 30 percent compared to the same period of time in the past year, IRIB reported quoting a deputy at Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO).