SHAFAQNA (Shia International News Association) – Four European countries, namely Germany, Switzerland, Italy and the Netherlands were among top ten exporters to Iran during the first half of the Current Iranian year (started March 21), Ministry of Industry, Mines and Trade announced Wednesday.
During the six-month period, the four mentioned countries exported a total $2.995 billion worth of commodities to Iran, according to the announcement.
Compared to figures from last year, Germany, with some $1.249 billion worth of exports to Iran, remained the six-biggest exporter to Iran and the top European exporter.
Switzerland exported some $780 million worth of commodities to remain the seventh-biggest exporter to Iran, while Italy and the Netherlands claimed the eighth and ninth places respectively, it added.
According to customs data, the United Arab Emirates, China, India, South Korea and Turkey were respectively top five exporters to Iran during the first half of the current Iranian year.