Iran, Turkey to expand economic cooperation
Head and members of the Turkish side of Iran-Turkey Trade Council on Tuesday met and conferred with Iran's new ambassador to Turkey Mohammad-Ebrahim Taherian, discussing lifting impediments on the way of cooperation of Iranian and Turkish private sectors, IRNA reported.
The Turkish side included members of Foreign Economic Relations Board of Turkey (DEIK).
The two sides exchanged views on ways and means of expanding bilateral cooperation in a new atmosphere created after recent visit of Iranian president to Turkey.
Taherian said Iranian and Turkish senior officials have always been emphasizing importance of expansion of commercial and economic relations to achieve the 30 billion dollar target with promotion of cooperation between their private sectors having the priority.
Taherian said Iran is ready to benefit from Turkey's experience in various economic sectors and support relations between Iranian and Turkish private sectors in a comprehensive manner.