Exports

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  • Markazi province exports over $46,000 of handicrafts 2020-01-20 19:16

    Markazi province exports over $46,000 of handicrafts

    TEHRAN - Handicrafts exports from Markazi province reached $46,400 during the first nine months the current Iranian calendar year (started March 21, 2019), compared with $36,000 in the same period last year.

  • Spouted bull vessel; Gilan province; northern Iran; 1200-800 BC (Photo courtesy of Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts) 2020-01-20 18:50

    Potteries to take center stage at Fajr crafts festival

    TEHRAN – A select of top Iranian potters have been invited to promote the millennia-old craft at the 4th Fajr national handicrafts festival, which will be held at the National Museum of Iran in downtown Tehran from February 2 to 10.

  • Gonbad Kavus museum features rare Turkmen rugs, carpets 2020-01-17 18:34

    Gonbad Kavus museum features rare Turkmen rugs, carpets

    TEHRAN – If you are a fan of hand-knitted rugs and carpets or pictorial rugs and planning to visit northern Iran, you may put Gonbad Kavus carpet museum into the itinerary of your journey to make it richer and more colorful.

  • Kermanshah exports of handicrafts surge 40 percent, hit $15 million 2020-01-04 19:49

    Kermanshah exports of handicrafts surge 40 percent, hit $15 million

    TEHRAN – Handicrafts exports from western Kermanshah province reached some $15 million in the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year (started March 21, 2019), showing 40 percent growth year on year.

  • Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts Deputy Minister Pouya Mahmoudian (front R) visits a crafts workshop in the village of Khorashad, northeast Iran, December 31, 2019. 2020-01-01 19:01

    Iran exports $146m of handicrafts since March

    TEHRAN – Handicraft exports from Iran reached $146 million since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (started March 21, 2019), deputy tourism minister said on Tuesday.

  • Farahnaz Rafe’, the new director of Iran’s National Carpet Center 2020-01-01 19:00

    New director of Iran’s National Carpet Center appointed

    TEHRAN - Iranian Industry, Mining and Trade Minister Reza Rahmani on Tuesday appointed Farahnaz Rafe’ as the new director of the National Carpet Center.

  • Kashan exports over $400m of machine-knotted carpets as of March 2019-12-23 19:38

    Kashan exports over $400m of machine-knotted carpets as of March

    TEHRAN – Exports of machine-knotted carpets from Kashan, which is known as Iran’s hub of such products, exceeded $400 million since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21).

  • Crafts, regionals arts, souvenirs on show in Shiraz 2019-12-20 18:30

    Crafts, regionals arts, souvenirs on show in Shiraz

    TEHRAN – Dozens of exhibitors, craftspeople and folk artists from various parts of Iran came together under one roof in the 11th Pars tourism exhibition, which came to an end on Friday.

  • Iran seeks to foster ‘art tourism’ in partnership with handicrafts 2019-12-09 19:05

    Iran seeks to foster ‘art tourism’ in partnership with handicrafts

    TEHRAN – Iran aims to strengthen bonds existing between handicrafts and tourism in order to foster “art tourism”, deputy tourism minister Pouya Mahmoudian has said.

  • Iranian crafter fuses Seljuk, Qajar eras into artwork 2019-12-06 18:47

    Iranian crafter fuses Seljuk, Qajar eras into artwork

    TEHRAN – An Iranian artisan has recently completed a lavishly-decorated tray using know-hows typically practiced during the Seljuk era (1037–1194) and Qajar epoch (1789 to 1925) of the Iranian history.

  • Handmade carpets, tableau rugs to go on show in Tehran 2019-11-26 15:37

    Handmade carpets, tableau rugs to go on show in Tehran

    TEHRAN – Domestic producers and exhibitors of handwoven Persian carpets, rugs and tableau rugs will showcase their works at an exhibit, which opens tomorrow at the Niavaran Cultural-Historical Complex in northern Tehran.

  • Fars province exports over $3.2m of handicrafts in H1 2019-11-20 19:36

    Fars province exports over $3.2m of handicrafts in H1

    TEHRAN - Handicrafts exports from Fars province reached $3.264 million during the first half of the current Iranian calendar year (started March 21), an eight percent growth year on year, a provincial tourism chief said on Tuesday.

  • Handicrafts worth over $12m exported to Iraq via Mehran border in H1 2019-10-29 19:00

    Handicrafts worth over $12m exported to Iraq via Mehran border in H1

    TEHRAN – Iran exported more than $12 million of handicrafts to neighboring Iraq through Mehran border in the first half the current Iranian calendar year (Mar. 21-Sep. 22), CHTN reported.

  • Pouya Mahmoudian delivers a speech in an undated photo 2019-10-08 19:25

    ‘No plans to detach handicrafts department from tourism ministry’

    TEHRAN – There are no plans to detach the handicrafts department from the Ministry of Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts, deputy minister for handicrafts Pouya Mahmoudian said on Tuesday.

  • Salehinia 2019-09-04 21:36

    Exports from small industrial units up 15% in 5 months on year

    TEHRAN- The value of exports from Iranian small-sized industrial units has increase 15 percent during the first five months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-August 22) compared to the figure of the same period of time in the past year, IRNA reported, quoting Mohsen Salehinia, the deputy industry minister, as saying on Wednesday.

  • President Hassan Rouhani stands on a 600-square-meter handwoven carpet in an international carpet exhibit in Tabriz, August 1, 2019. 2019-08-04 19:32

    Iran introduces gigantic handwoven carpet

    TEHRAN –President Hassan Rouhani on Thursday unveiled a gigantic handwoven carpet during the opening ceremony of an international carpet fair, running in Tabriz from August 1 to 4. 

  • A woman completes a piece of needlework in Iran’s Sistan-Baluchestan province 2019-08-03 21:32

    ‘World village of pottery’ shoots up Sistan-Baluchestan handicraft exports

    TEHRAN - Handicraft exports from Iran’s Sistan-Baluchestan province rose by 195 percent since one of its villages, Kalpourgan, was named a world village of pottery by the World Crafts Council - Asia Pacific Region (WCC-APR). 

  • Economy 2019-07-31 15:40

    By Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    May Iranian economy resuscitate from doldrums

    TEHRAN – Inflation rate (the increase in consumer prices besides those of the producer), as one the main economic indices, has skyrocketed during the past recent year, i.e. as of the US withdrawal from the JCPOA, May 8, 2018. 

  • medicine 2019-07-02 22:10

    Iranian medicines fill the need to foreign products

    TEHRAN- The homegrown medicine can meet the shortage of foreign products, said the acting director of the Iranian Food and Drug Administration (IFDA). 

  • pharmaceutical factory 2019-06-22 01:02

    Iran opens biopharmaceutical factory in Turkey

    TEHRAN- The first Iranian pharmaceutical factory in Turkey that produces recombinant protein drugs and biologic medicines was inaugurated.

  • medicine 2019-06-19 12:25

    Iran exports medicine to 30 countries

    TEHRAN- Iranian medicines are exported to 30 countries, announced the acting director of Food and Drug Administration.

  • File photo: Foreign travelers browse handicrafts at a Tehran crafts exhibit. 2019-06-15 19:04

    Suitcase trade exports of handicrafts fetches Iran $99m in year

    TEHRAN – Iran earned some $99 million from exporting handicrafts via suitcase trade (allowed for customs-free and tax-free transfer) during the past Iranian calendar year 1397 (ended March 20), the deputy director of the Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization, said on Monday, CHTN reported.

  • Handicrafts exports up 3%, hit $289 million 2019-06-10 21:03

    Handicrafts exports up 3%, hit $289 million

    Tours to Iran’s world craft hubs in the pipeline

    TEHRAN - Iran’s handicrafts exports reached $289 million in the past Iranian calendar year 1397 (ended March 20), showing three percent growth year on year, Pouya Mahmoudian, the deputy director of the Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization, said on Monday, CHTN reported.

  • Hormozgan 2019-05-22 19:20

    Annual exports from Hormozgan Province at $16.5b

    TEHRAN- Commodities worth $16.5 billion were exported from Hormozgan Province in south of Iran during the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20, 2019), head of the province’s Industry, Mining and Trade Department announced.

  • Tehran exports $84m of handicrafts 2019-05-15 20:21

    Tehran exports $84m of handicrafts

    TEHRAN – Handicrafts exports from Tehran province reached some $84.12 million during the previous Iranian calendar year 1397 (ended March 20), Mehr reported.

  • Masoud Boroumand 2019-04-24 22:18

    Sci-tech parks export $260m of knowledge-based products

    TEHRAN – Iran’s science and technology parks have exported $260 million of knowledge-based products during the past Iranian calendar year 1397, which ended on March 20, the deputy minister of science, research and technology announced, IRNA reported on Wednesday.

  • Hormozgan province exports $3.15m of handicrafts  2019-04-23 22:13

    Hormozgan province exports $3.15m of handicrafts 

    TEHRAN - Handicrafts exports from Hormozgan province reached some $3.15 million during the previous Iranian calendar year 1397 (ended March 20), CHTN reported. 

  • Turkey 2019-03-02 10:29

    Iran’s exports to Turkey at $485m in a month

    TEHRAN- Iran’s exports to Turkey in January stood at $485 million, registering 16 percent fall from its previous $577 million in the same month in 2018, Tasnim news agency reported on Friday.

  • exports 2019-02-24 21:38

    Iran’s exports to Pakistan hit record high in 10 months

    TEHRAN- Iran’s commercial attaché to Pakistan announced that during the first ten months of the present Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2018- January 20, 2019) exports to Pakistan hit the highest record ever reaching $1.019 billion, the official portal of Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) reported.

  • Iran sees growth in carpets export to Iraq 2019-02-24 09:25

    Iran sees growth in carpets export to Iraq

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Commercial Attaché in Iraq, Naser Behzad, has said that the demand of the Iraqi market for Persian carpets will considerably rise by 2020.