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Official predicts 4.2 percent industry growth

Iranian Deputy Minister of Industry, Mine and Trade Ramezanali Sadeq-Zadeh said that the country’s economic growth is expected to reach to 4.2 percent this year.
He said that the country’s industry growth stood at -10 percent in 2012, as predicting that the country’s economic growth would reach 4.2 this year.
“If we want to reach 8.5 percent economic growth as predicted in the sixth development plan, we should witness 13-14 percent growth in industry,” he said.


ISNA