Iran’s textile exports hit $664 million over 11 months

Iran Materials 9 March 2013 14:20 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, Mar.9/ Trend G.Mehdi/

Iran exported $644 million worth of textile products during the first eleven months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2012-February 18, 2013), IRNA reported.

Textile exports grew by 24 percent compared to the same period in the past year.

Machine-made floorings, clothing, and threads were the main exported products.

In October, 2012, Iranian industry ministry official Mehdi Eslampanah said that regional countries as well as the South America are the main targets for Iranian textile products.

More than 9770 industrial units are working in different fields in this regard including textile, clothing, leather and shoes, according to reports.
Carpet, shoes and materials of leather are among the textile products' export to other countries.