BAKU, Azerbaijan, Oct. 13
By Elnur Baghishov – Trend:
Iran’s exports from the Ardabil Province (north-western Iran) increased by 146 percent in terms of value, during the first six months of the current Iranian year (March 21 through September 22, 2021), compared to the same period last Iranian year, Chairman of Industry, Mine and Trade Organization of Ardabil Province Ramin Sadeghi said, Trend reports citing the organization.
Sadeghi stressed that about $192 million worth of goods were exported from Ardabil Province over the reporting period.
“The exported goods were mainly potatoes, steel ingots, MDF, fruits, vegetables and greens, construction materials and so on,” he added.
The chairman noted that these goods were mainly exported to Iraq and Azerbaijan.
In addition, about $31.3 million worth of goods were imported to Ardabil Province in six months, which is a decrease of 18 percent in terms of value, compared to the same period last Iranian year, according to Sadeghi.
The official also said that imported goods were mainly spare parts for industrial and manufacturing enterprises, cotton, trucks, paper and etc.
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