Jan 7, 2018, 3:46 PM
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Iran mineral industries exports up by 14 percent

Tehran, Jan 7, IRNA – Mineral goods worth $3.5 billion were exported from Iran in the first 8 months of the current Iranian calendar year (will end March 20, 2018).

“The products weighing 18 million tons had 14% growth in weight compared with the same period last year,” director general of Trade Promotion Organization of Iran for exports development Masoud Kamali Ardakani said on Sunday.

“Iron ore, concentrates, steel bar, aluminium bar, zinc bar, tiles, ceramics, glass and building stone comprised the exported goods,' he said.

“China, Iraq, India, the UAE, Indonesia, Afghanistan, Turkey, Thailand and Korea are the main markets for Iran's mineral goods,” Ardakani said.

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