Iran’s non-oil exports exceed $28 billion in 8 months
Azerbaijan, Baku, Dec. 11 / Trend F.Milad/
Iran exported over $28 billion worth of non-oil exports in the first eight months of the current calendar year (began March 21, 2011), up 35 percent compared with the same period last year.
The country also imported some $40 billion worth of goods in the mentioned period of time, showing six percent fall year on year, the IRNA news agency reported.
Exports of technical and engineering services amounted to $2.9 billion in the eight-month period, the report added.
Previously, Trade Promotion Organization chief Hamid Safdel had said the value of non-oil exports is expected to hit $43 billion in the current year and $50.5 billion in the year after.