Iran’s Free Zones High Council

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  • npc 2022-08-12 13:00

    Free Zones High Council inks co-op MOU with NPC

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Free Zones High Council and National Petrochemical Company (NPC) have signed a cooperation memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the aim of balanced development of the country’s petrochemical industry in all regions.

  • FTZs 2022-07-29 10:34

    Over $1.2b invested in free trade zones in a year

    TEHRAN- As announced by the secretary of Iran’s Free Zones High Council, 360 trillion rials (about $1.285 billion) of investment has been made in the country’s free trade zones in the past Iranian calendar year 1400 (ended on March 20).

  • Free zones 2022-07-11 15:25

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    New FTZs in need of budget to be developed

    TEHRAN- Establishment of free trade zones (FTZs) in Iran dates back to Iranian calendar year 1368 (March 1989 - March 1990) following the fall in the country’s oil income in the preceding year which prompted the government to promote the non-oil exports.

  • FTZ 2022-02-13 11:52

    Free trade, special economic zones account for 40-45% of Iran’s export

    TEHRAN- The secretary of Iran’s Free Zones High Council said that 40-45 percent of Iran’s export is from the country’s free trade zones (FTZs) and special economic zones.

  • free zones 2021-11-28 14:17

    'Free Zones High Council looking for establishment of international bourse in FTZs'

    TEHRAN- The secretary of Iran’s Free Zones High Council said, “We are looking for the establishment of international bourse in the free trade zones (FTZs) of the country to help the stock exchange market”.

  • free zones 2021-08-06 14:05

    Projects worth $3.5b ready to be inaugurated in free trade, special economic zones

    TEHRAN- The secretary of the Iranian Free Zones High Council says projects worth 150 trillion rials (about $3.571 billion) are ready to be inaugurated in the country’s free trade zones (FTZs) and special economic zones by the next two months.

  • FTZ 2021-07-12 11:43

    New FTZs are planned to be established by next March

    TEHRAN – As announced by Secretary of Iranian Free Zones High Council Hamidreza Mo'meni, some new free trade zones (FTZs) are planned to be set up in the country in the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2022).

  • freezone 2021-05-07 13:38

    20 new free trade, special economic zones to be established in Iran

    TEHRAN - The Secretary of Iranian Free Zones High Council Hamidreza Mo’meni announced the approval for the establishment of 13 new special economic zones and seven free trade zones across the country, IRNA reported.

  • free zones 2021-04-09 16:09

    CBI to allocate 50% of bank deposits in free zones to production units

    TEHRAN – Central Bank of Iran (CBI) has agreed to a plan for allocating 50 percent of the bank deposits of the country’s free zones to the production units based in these zones, an official with Iran’s Free Zones High Council announced.

  • FTZ 2021-04-02 13:53

    ‘Removing private sector’s problems, new approach of Free Zones High Council’

    TEHRAN- The Secretary of Iranian Free Zones High Council Hamidreza Mo’meni said that removing the problems of private sector is the new approach of this council.

  • free zones 2021-01-19 12:36

    Investment in free zones jumps 57%

    TEHRAN- The amount of investment attracted in Iran’s free zones has climbed 57 percent during the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-December 20, 2020), as compared to the corresponding period in the past year, according to Morteza Bank, the secretary of Iranian Free Zones High Council.

  • Morteza Bank 2020-08-23 14:28

    Production sector accounts for over 40% of employment in free zones

    TEHRAN- Production sector accounts for over 40 percent of the employment in the country’s free trade zones (FTZs), Secretary of Iranian Free Zones High Council Morteza Bank announced.

  • FTZ 2020-07-25 12:00

    ‘Tax exemption expands trade in FTZs’

    TEHRAN- Tax exemption in the country’s free trade zones (FTZs) will increase the volume of trade in these zones, an official with Iran’s Free Zones High Council stated.

  • FTZ 2020-07-18 13:54

    Free zones absorb over $9.7b of investment in 7 years

    TEHRAN- Free trade and industrial zones of Iran have absorbed 410 trillion rials (about $9.761 billion) of investment during the past seven years, the deputy head of Iranian Free Zones High Council for economic affairs told IRNA on Friday.

  • FTZs 2019-12-27 11:08

    Removing tax exemption will lower investment in FTZs: expert

    TEHRAN- If the 20-year tax exemption in the country’s free trade zones (FTZs) is removed, the investment making will be limited in this areas, according to Abazar Azarboun, an expert with Iran’s Free Zones High Council.

  • Free zones 2019-12-10 17:32

    Free Zones High Council inks technological co-op MOU with PTP

    TEHRAN - Iranian Free Zones High Council Secretariat and Pardis Technology Park (PTP) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Tuesday with the aim of developing and enhancing innovation and technology in the country’s free and special economic zones.

  • Free Zones 2019-06-26 20:47

    Free zones’ export, import problems discussed in a meeting

    TEHRAN- Barriers and problems related to the process of exports from Iran’s free trade zones and imports from them were investigated in a meeting attended by Morteza Bank, the secretary of Free Zones High Council, and Reza Rahmani, the minister of industry, mining and trade, on Tuesday.

  • free zone 2019-05-31 17:04

    Annual exports from free zones at $17b

    TEHRAN- The value of domestically-made products exported from Iran’s free zones stood at $17 billion in the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20, 2019), according to an official with Iran’s Free Zones High Council.