• Wed / 21 August 2019 / 15:30
  • Category: Economy
  • News Code: 98053014650
  • Journalist : 71593

Iran’s trade balance still positive

Iran’s trade balance still positive

Tehran (ISNA) – Iran’s trade balance is still positive, according to the latest trade statistics released by Iran’s Ministry of Industry, Mine and Trade regarding the first four months of the current Iranian year (started March 21).

According to the report, during the period, Iran has exported about 50 million tons of non-oil goods (almost $14.6 billion).

The statistics show that Iran’s exports have grown by 1.18% in value and 31% in weight compared to the same period last year.

Iran’s imports during the four-month period have been about 12 million tons ($14.3 billion) which prove a positive trade balance.

Despite unilateral sanctions by US against Iran, Tehran has preserved its non-oil exports during previous months.

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