Hand-woven carpet exports increase
Iran's hand-woven carpet exports increased in both terms of value and volume in the first two months of current Iranian calendar year (ended May 21) in comparison to the same period last year.
The value of exported carpets reached $56 million in the mentioned period from the previous year's figure of $43.6 million, IRNA News Agency reported.
The weight of the carpets was 800 tons in the two-month period while it was 700 tons last year.
These numbers show about 28.37 percent and 15.96 percent increase in value and in volume, respectively.