Exports from Hamedan province increase by 50% in 4 months over a year


TEHRAN – As announced by a provincial official, the value of exports from Hamedan province increased by 50 percent in the first four months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-July 22).

Javad Mohammadi, director general of the province’s customs department, said goods worth $35.955 million were exported from the province during the mentioned four-month period.

He named Iraq, Turkey, Pakistan, India, Russia, Bulgaria, Armenia, Belgium and Italy as main export destinations, and raisins, single-phase industrial electric motor , industrial petroleum jelly, ribbed rebar, uncoated aluminum wire, salt and pickles, dairy products. and potato starch as the main exported products in the first four months of this year.

As previously announced by Ahmad Shanian, the head of the province’s industry, mining and trade department, goods worth $21 million were exported from Hamedan province in the first quarter of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-June 21).

The official said that of the figure mentioned, $7.242 million was the province’s industrial sector exports, growing 112 percent year-on-year.

He said agricultural products worth $3.091 million were exported from Hamedan in the first quarter, showing a 50 percent drop from the first quarter of last year.

According to data released by the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA), the value of Iran’s non-oil exports reached $17.24 billion in the first four months of the calendar year. current Iranian market, up 22% compared to the same period last year. .

Based on the mentioned data, Iran exported 35.656 million tons of non-oil commodities in the mentioned four months, IRIB reported.

Meanwhile, some 11.159 million tonnes of goods worth $17.24 billion were imported into the country during the said period, indicating a 17% increase in value over the same period. from last year.

In total, the Islamic Republic traded about 46.815 million tons of non-oil goods worth $34.48 billion with its trading partners in the first four months of the current Iranian calendar year, up by 19% in terms of value, according to IRICA data.

The main destination for Iranian exports during this period was China with $5.617 billion in imports from the Islamic Republic, followed by Iraq with $2.398 billion, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) with over $2.264 billion, Turkey with $2.06 billion and India with $567 million.

Liquid propane, methanol, liquefied natural gas, urea, liquid butane, polyethylene, bitumen, light petroleum oils, iron and steel ingots, and light petroleum products were among the top items exported during the four months.

Meanwhile, the top five sources of the country’s imports in those four months were the United Arab Emirates with $4.875 billion, China with $4.422 billion, Turkey with $1.787 billion, India with $859 million and Russia with $599 million in imports.



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