Iran's carpet export to China increases by 12 percent

Oil&Gas Materials 2 July 2011 17:44 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, July 2 /Trend/

The volume of Iran's carpet export last solar year (ended March 20,2011) increased by 12 percent up to $5 million, Fars News Agency reported quoting Chairman of Iran's National Carpet Center Faisal Mardassi as saying.

"Iran's carpet export to China significantly increased during last two years," he said. "We can increase this level up to $50 million export. However, China's market capacity is more than $50 million."

Iran 's carpet export hit $400,000 annually before 2010. However, the figure increased by $5 million last solar year (ended on March 20, 2011).