East Azarbaijan exports goods to 96 countries

East Azarbaijan exports goods to 96 countries



East Azarbaijan exported $1,764,505,000 products to 96 countries during the 8 months of the current Iranian calendar year (started on March 21).


The figure experienced 27% growth compared with the same period last year, observer of East Azarbaijan customs Leili Orangi told reporters on Tuesday.

Over 1,452,000 tons goods have been exported during the mentioned period which showed 43% rise, she added.

Most of the goods were exported to Iraq, Turkey, Azerbaijan, Afghanistan, Georgia, Armenia, Pakistan, China, Bulgaria and Italy, Orangi said.

The products were also sent to Lebanon, Denmark, Russia, Bosnia, the Netherlands, Australia, United Kingdom, Belgium, Czech and Canada, she added.

She went on to say that the exported products were plastic, fuel, mineral oil, cast iron, steel, fruit, mechanical machinery, glass, crop, milk, sweets, cacao and chocolate.

Source: IRNA