Iran’s GDP growth rate at 0.7%
Tehran, Iran, March 15
By Mehdi Sepahvand - Trend
Iran's gross domestic product over the first nine months of the current Iranian fiscal year (since March 21) was registered at 0.7 percent.
Statistics show that agricultural growth rate hit 3.2 percent in the meantime, Iran Statistics Center reported March 15.
Industry registered a growth of -1.2 percent, while services showed -0.3 percent growth rate.
For the year Hassan Rouhani took office as president, the country's GDP showed -1.9 percent. A year earlier, the figure stood at -6.8 percent.