Minister of Industry, Mine and Trade Rez Rahmani announced plans to establish trade offices in Turkey, Iraq, Lebanon and Syria to help promote commercial exchanges with them.
In a meeting with Iran"s Ambassador to Oman Mohammad Reza Nouri Shahroudi on Monday, he added that 55 percent of Iran’s non-oil exports are made to 15 neighboring states.
Describing boosting economic cooperation with Oman as gateway for entering Arab markets, he said that his ministry’s major plans revolves on boosting exports, promoting home-made products and operationalizing mines.
Since Oman is doing trade with 27 countries, it is an entrance gate for a 500-million market and Iran should seize the opportunity by increasing economic and trade interaction with the country, Rahmani said.
Source: IRNA - Date: (09 April 2019)