Iranian official: Conference to be held at Chabahar Port in 2 months
Baku, Azerbaijan, Oct. 30
By Elnur Baghishov - Trend:
A conference will be held in two months in Iran’s Chabahar Port with the participation of the port and maritime officials of the countries of the region, Mohammad Ali Hassanzadeh, deputy head of Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization, told Trend.
He said that at the meeting held in Tehran on October 23 between Iranian, Indian and Afghan officials, it was decided to organize Chabahar Promotion and Marketing Conference and to invite businessmen of different countries, including Russia, Azerbaijan and Central Asia, to the conference.
It is envisaged that at the conference, they will hold discussions with Iran’s maritime companies, operators and businessmen, and get closely acquainted with the potential of the Chabahar Port.
He added that it was decided at the Tehran meeting to hold regular meetings of working groups between Iran, India and Afghanistan.
At these meetings, the prospects for the development and prosperity of trade in the region will be discussed, considering the potential of the Chabahar Port, he said.
He noted that Russian and Central Asian port and maritime officials, as well as Director General of Baku International Sea Trade Port Taleh Ziyadov will be invited to the meeting in the Chabahar Port.