Tehran (IP) - The Chief of the Presidential Staff Mahmoud Vaezi and the Deputy of the Prime Minister of Azerbaijan Shahin Mustafayev stated that there are no obstacles to the development and continuation of trade and economic relations between Tehran and Baku.

Iran Press/Iran News: In a telephone conversation, the two sides reviewed the current situation of the coronavirus epidemic, emphasizing the importance of joint efforts to combat the virus and the need to exchange experiences between the relevant institutions of the two countries.

Emphasizing that there are no obstacles in the field of continuation of economic and trade relations between the Republic of Azerbaijan and Iran in compliance with health protocols, they noted that despite the coronavirus epidemic, relations between the two countries in the fields of trade and transportation should be continued.

The opening of the joint borders of Iran and the Republic of Azerbaijan in recent months has increased the volume of transport between the two countries.

The Deputy of the Prime Minister of Azerbaijan also expressed confidence in bringing the level of trade relations between the two countries to the volume of the pre-corona period as soon as possible through joint efforts.

The two sides also said the implementation of joint projects, especially the expansion of relations between Iran and the Republic of Azerbaijan in the field of rail and road transport, is in the interest of both countries and the region.

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