BAKU, Azerbaijan, June 28. Iran’s exports through the customs of Bushehr Province increased by 95 percent in value and 19 percent in volume, during the first three months of the current Iranian year (March 21 through June 21, 2022), compared to the same period last Iranian year, Customs Inspector of Bushehr Province Customs Office Ali Soleimani said, Trend reports citing Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA).
Soleimani said that about 7.66 million tons of goods worth about $4.03 billion were exported through the customs of the province for 3 months.
"Various petrochemicals, minerals, fish, greens and vegetables were the main exported goods. These goods were mainly exported to China, the UAE, India, South Africa, Nigeria, Sudan, Mozambique, Türkiye, Ivory Coast (also known as Côte d'Ivoire), and Pakistan,” he added.
The official also noted that 161,000 tons of goods worth $790 million were imported through province customs in three months, which is an increase of 201 percent in value and 40 percent in volume, compared to the same period last Iranian year.
According to Soleimani, the imported goods were mainly rice, cloth, car spare parts, equipment and so on.
The official pointed out that the mentioned goods were imported from China, the UAE, Russia, Thailand, India, the Philippines and Türkiye.
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