Iran's LPG export to China hits 72 percent growth

Oil&Gas Materials 8 August 2011 16:26 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, Aug. 8 /Trend/

Iran 's LPG export to China during first half of 2011 had 72 percent growth as compared to the same period of the last year, Fars News Agency reported quoting China's custom organization data.

China 's customs organization recent report indicates the volume of country's LPG import from Iran on June increased to more than 22,900 tons.

The volume increased during the first half of 2011 to more than 352.100 tons or 72 percent growth as compared to 2010.

Iran has become China's second big trade partner in East Asia while it's predicted that the volume of Iran - China transaction will surpass $40 billion in current solar year (started on March20, 2011).

Iran is China's third crude oil supplier and in recent years exported steel, steel ingots , copper, pistachio , saffron and other non - oil products to China.

China exported equipments, light industrial products, machineries, cars, agriculture and food products to Iran.