Feb 21, 1998, 12:01 AM
News Code: 9120729
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cooperation mutual of expansion on mou sign italy iran, understanding of memorandum a under -- irna 21, .feb tehran, to are countries two the sunday on here italy and iran by signed support and transactions mutual of volume the raise to cooperate .companies medium-sized and small their hussein (epci) iran of center promotion export the of head deputy also institute trade foreign italian of director the and soltani educational in engage and information exchange fairs, up set to agreed .activities last transactions commercial mutual of volume the put soltani the of out billion 94.1 .dlrs that said and billion 66.2 .dlrs at year .italy to exports iran's of worth was total billion 24.1 .dlrs exchanged have italy and iran that said he march started) year the of quarters three first the in goods of worth corresponding the to compared decline percent five a showing ,(21 in italy from imports iran's however, that said he .year last period year's last to compared increase percent 20 a showed period said the .figure of worth billion 7.5 .dlrs about export to is iran that added he products, agricultural and foodstuff including goods, non-oil next italy to minerals, and metals basic products, petrochemical .year on barriers non-tariff remove to union european the on called he .exports foodstuff iran's to areas the in cooperate to are italy and iran that said soltani iranian of reexport insurance, investments, joint industries, small of .fairs of holding and products mou the of signing that part his for said official italian the closer having towards step first the as serve can italy and iran by .fields all in cooperation joint of areas the in cooperation have can italy and iran systems, computer of up setting information, of exchange ventures, .exports and education the offer and herbals and machinery export to ready is italy .concluded he iran, to facilities marketing and technology latest bg/rr end