Iran’s non-oil exports have surged by 28 per cent since the Persian new year (March 21), Fars News Agency (FNA) reports.
“The value of non-oil exports since the start of the current year has increased by more than 28 per cent, when compared with the same period last year. Non-oil export revenues, minus gas condensates, were approximately $18 billion this year,” says Hassan Tajour, director-general of the Renovation and Administrative Reforms Department of the Trade Development Organization.
The official says that $15bn of the revenues were gained from exports to Asian states. Roughly $5bn from the non-oil exports revenues were from tourism …Read more