Iranian envoy: Volume of trade withTurkey to rise by 2011

Mohammad Rafi, the Iranian consul general in the northeastern province of Trabzon, said that the trade volume would reach 12 billion USD by the end of 2008.

Iranian envoy: Volume of trade withTurkey to rise by 2011
An Iranian envoy in Turkey forecast a rise in Turkish-Iranian trade volume by 2011.

Mohammad Rafi, the Iranian consul general in the northeastern province of Trabzon, said on Tuesday that Turkish-Iranian trade volume would reach 21 billion USD by 2011.

"Economic relations between the two countries were only around 500 million USD in 2002, and they were up by 16-folds in 2007 and climbed to 8 billion USD," Rafi said during his visit to the branch of the Independent Industrialists' & Businessmen's Association (MUSIAD) in Trabzon.

Rafi also said that the trade volume would reach 12 billion USD by the end of 2008.

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