Tiles & Ceramics
Iran traded $312 million worth of commodities with Turkmenistan during the 10 months to Jan. 20, according to Iran's commercial attaché to Turkmenistan.
Iran’s exports to the neighboring country hit $305 million, while Turkmenistan’s exports to Iran stood at $7 million.
Speaking to IRNA, Rahmatollah Khormali said Iran was Turkmenistan’s 13th export destination during the 10 months.
According to Khormali, the main commodities exported to Turkmenistan from Iran included potatoes, apples, sugar, cement, plastic products, construction materials, tiles and ceramics.
China, the UAE, Turkey, Germany and India are the top exporters of goods to Iran, supplying more than 57% of the country's imports, according to the data released by the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration.
Iran traded 89,066 tons of non-oil commodities worth $148.22 million with Australia during the first 10 months of the current fiscal year (March 21, 2018-Jan. 20), registering an 86.46% and 26.02% growth in tonnage and value respectively compared with last year's corresponding period, latest data released by the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration show.
Iran exported $533 million worth of commodities to Russia in 2018, which registered a growth of 36% compared to the preceding year.
Sherritt International (TSX: S) released its financial results for Q4 2018, today, reporting the company’s share of finished nickel production at the Moa joint venture (JV) in Cuba and Saskatchewan, Canada was 4,294 tonnes, up 4% from last year, while finished cobalt was 428 tonnes, down 8% from Q4 2017.
Iranian and Turkish customs officials reached an agreement to ease border traffic of trucks between the two countries, agreeing to let in over 450 trucks on both sides of the border on a daily basis.
A host of knowledge-based construction companies of Iran's private sector will showcase their capabilities, products, and achievements at the 11th Erbil international building construction exhibition in mid-April 2019.