Iran likely to lift ban on importing 200 Chevrolet cars

Business Materials 20 June 2016 12:32 (UTC +04:00)

Baku, Azerbaijan, June 20

By Khalid Kazimov – Trend:

A recent decision by Iranian government is likely to pave the way for importing 200 Chevrolet cars, the shipment of which was earlier banned.

In May, following the Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei’s critical remarks on importing the US-made cars, the country cancelled an order of 200 Chevrolet cars, worth $7 million.

According to the new decision, all the car orders that were earlier placed on the country’s goods imports system are now eligible to be fulfilled, Mehr news agency reported June 20.

The report added that the decision will pave the way for shipping the Chevrolet cars that were earlier barred from being imported to the country following the supreme leader’s directive.