Iran's H1 Non-Oil Foreign Trade Tops $45b (Mar-Sep, 2018)

(Saturday, October 6, 2018) 10:05

Iran’s non-oil foreign trade during the first half of the current fiscal year (March 21-Sept. 22) stood at $45.3 billion.

Iran’s non-oil foreign trade during the first half of the current fiscal year (March 21-Sept. 22) stood at $45.3 billion, indicating a 0.7% decline compared with last year’s corresponding period. 

The country, however, saw a trade surplus of $941 million in H1. 

Exports, excluding crude oil, mazut, kerosene and suitcase trade, hit 56.64 million tons worth $23.12 billion, indicating a 3% decrease in weight and a 13% increase in value year-on-year, the latest report by the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration shows. 

Imports amounted to 16.22 million tons worth $22.18 billion, down by...

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