Iran imports over 9 tons of chamomile in 5 months

Business Materials 7 November 2018 12:07 (UTC +04:00)

Baku, Azerbaijan, Nov. 7

By Elnur Baghishov - Trend:

In the first five months of the current Iranian year (started March 21), Iran imported 9.5 tons of chamomile, Mizan News Agency reported citing the Iran Customs Administration.

Iran has spent $18,329 on the 9.5 tons of chamomile imports.

The chamomile was imported from Egypt and Afghanistan.

According to the report, 8,750 kilos of the chamomile, worth $16,829, was imported from Egypt.

After the strong devaluation in Iranian market and the US sanctions on the country, purchase of non-essential goods has become a controversial issue among Iranians.