11 May 2019 - 17:03
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Exports from Aras FTZ hits $251m

Tabriz, May 11, IRNA – Manager of Aras Free Trade Zone Mohsen Nariman said on Saturday that some $251 million worth of goods has been exported from Aras FTZ last year.

The goods were exported to the Republic of Azerbaijan, Turkey, Russia, Iraq, Uzbekistan, Georgia, Afghanistan, Germany and the United Arab Emirates, but Azerbaijan ranked first in the list, Nariman said.

Volume of export form Aras free trade zone in the past three years has registered a remarkable growth, he said.

Export of commodities from the zone registered a 35 percent growth in compare to the previous year, he said.

The exported good consist of bitumen, diesel, hydrocarbon, films, types of bags, polyethylene ropes, nuts, polyester yarns, textiles, pepper, tomatoes, Jumbo bag, empty cartons and hydrocarbons, he said.

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