110% increase in investment in Arvand

According to the Public Relations and International Affairs department of Avand Free Zone Organization; Seyyed Ali Mousavi, referring to the fact that in the first two months of the Iranian current year, 940 billion Rials of capital were absorbed in the region, said: the figure grew by more than 110% compared with the same period last year in the fields of services of tourism trade and industry.
He added: last year, 220 million dollars of the region’s manufactured goods, such as bitumen, dates, industrial oils and fisheries, were exported from Arvand Free Zone, which grew 30% compare to last year.
Mousavi said: More than a billion dollars of goods last year were shipped from Abadan and Khorramshahr ports and Shalamcheh trade border to Iraq, Kuwait, Thailand, China, Russia and CIS countries.
The Deputy of Investment and Business Development of Arvand Free Zone Organization said these included foodstuffs, plastic artifacts, construction materials, steel, fruits and vegetables and dairy products.