Iran’s non-oil exports to SCO member states increased by 29% in the first quarter
Majid Karimi said on Saturday that Iran’s exports of non-oil products in the first three months of the current year (March 21 to June 23) recorded a growth of 29% compared to the corresponding period of the year. last.
At a recent meeting between Iranian officials and authorities of Shanghai Cooperation Organization member states in Samarkand, Uzbekistan, the two sides stressed the development of trade and the removal of obstacles and financial and banking challenges.
Iran’s membership in the Organization will lead to significant effects for the country as well as for the other members of the Organization, in accordance with the strengthening of bilateral and multilateral relations in the economic, political, cultural and banking fields, a- he declared.
Elsewhere in his remarks, the Director General pointed out that Iran’s exports of non-oil products to SCO member states in the first three months of the current year registered a 29% increase compared to the period. corresponding last year.
Iran exported 12.34 million tons of non-oil goods worth $9.856 billion to SCO member states, Karimi added.
The Islamic Republic of Iran officially joined the Shanghai Cooperation Organization in Samarkand, Uzbekistan on September 16, 2022. Iran’s application for membership was submitted to the Organization’s Secretariat in February 2005.
The Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) was founded by the leaders of China, Russia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan at the United Nations in 2001.