Metal products export via Iranian ports hits 547,360 tons
Baku, Azerbaijan, Oct. 1
By Fatih Karimov– Trend:
The Islamic Republic of Iran exported 547,360 tons of metal products through 20 ports across the country over the last Iranian calendar month ending Sept. 22.
According to the latest data available on the website of Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization, the country loaded and unloaded 743,142 tons of metal products at its ports in the one-month period, indicating a 18.8 percent increase year-on-year.
In the meantime, the country imported 195,783 tons of metal products through the organization’s ports.
The organization loaded and unloaded 2.93 million tons of minerals and construction materials in the one-month period.
In the meantime, about 2.872 million tons of minerals and construction materials were exported through the country’s ports.
Iranian ports saw loading and unloading of a total of 12.39 million tons of various goods and commodities, including food and metal products between August 23 and Sept. 22, indicating an increase by 7.4 percent year-on-year.