Iran's Non-Oil Exports to ECO Countries See 15% Rise

Iran traded 16.95 million tons of non-oil commodities worth $9.01 billion with member states of Economic Cooperation Organization in the first 10 months of the current fiscal year (March 21, 2018-Jan. 20) to register a 17.78% and 1.75% increase in tonnage and value respectively year-on-year.

Turkey, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan are the other ECO countries.

Latest data released by the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration show Iran’s exports totaled 15.39 million tons worth $6.57 billion during the period, indicating a 26.04% and 15.5% increase in tonnage and value respectively YOY.