• transit 2021-06-30 14:01

    First North-South freight transit enters Iran through Astara

    TEHRAN - A senior Iranian customs official has said a first-ever transit cargo passing through the so-called International North-South Transport Corridor (INSTC) has entered Iran from Finland to be transferred to India, IRNA reported.

  • transit 2021-04-24 13:17

    Annual rail transit up 29% despite pandemic

    TEHRAN - Transit of goods through Iran’s railway network rose 29 percent during the previous Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20) despite the limitations created by the coronavirus pandemic, the head of the Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (known as RAI), announced.

  • rail 2020-10-11 13:34

    Iran eyes promoting its transit status by developing rail infrastructure

    TEHRAN - Head of the Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (known as RAI) Saeed Rasouli said by completing rail infrastructures like Khaf-Herat railway, Iran would be able to access transit markets with over 35 million tons of annual capacity, IRIB reported.

  • transit 2020-08-10 15:49

    Iran-Afghanistan-Uzbekistan transit corridor launched

    TEHRAN - Iran has sent two transit cargoes from Shahid Rajaei Port in the southern port city of Bandar Abbas to Uzbekistan through a newly established Iran-Afghanistan-Uzbekistan corridor under a pilot operation to assess the mentioned route, an official with the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) announced.

  • transit 2020-07-05 15:06

    Transit via Iran expected to decline 30%

    TEHRAN- Transit of commodities through Iran is expected to fall 30 percent in the current Iranian calendar year (ends on March 19, 2021), Mehr News Agency reported, quoting an official with the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA).

  • Transit 2020-06-09 14:14

    Iran ready to restart transit ties with Central Asian countries

    TEHRAN- Iranian Transport and Urban Development Minister Mohammad Eslami said that his country is ready to restart transit relations with the Central Asian countries, IRNA reported.