Tehran (IP) – Afghanistan's Ambassador to Tehran said that Iran has the highest level of transit roads and goods to and from Afghanistan than other neighboring countries.

Iran PressIran news: Speaking to IP in the opening ceremony of Training Afghan Railway staff held at Road and Urban Development ministry, Abdolghafour Lival appreciated the Iranian ministry for hosting and training 32 Afghan railway staff.

"Iran has the highest level of transit of goods to and from Afghanistan as well as the most transit roads to the region's countries, either through Turkey or through Chabahar and Bandar Abbas ports, "Lival said.

He expressed that with the rail connection of Chabahar port to Zahedan, southeast Iran, and the completion of the fourth piece of Khaf-Herat railway, the volume of goods transiting between Iran and Afghanistan will increase much more.

"Away from India, Iranian ports and railways like Chabahar can connect many countries to Afghanistan including China, Oman, and these facilities can expand the volume of trade of Afganistan and the neighboring countries," Abdol Ghafour Lival.


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