(IP)- Director-General of the European and American department in the Iran Promotion Organization, said the economic capacities and opportunities, and port infrastructure in Gilan and other northern provinces were satisfactory.

Iran PressIran News: "Iran's trade relations with Kazakhstan have been put in a new framework after the signing of the Eurasian Economic Union agreement," Hassan Olfat said on Tuesday at the Iran-Kazakhstan Markets Webinar in Rasht, the capital of Gilan province.

Referring to Kazakhstan's chairmanship of the Eurasian Economic Union, Hassan Olfat added: "Today we need to develop relations and cooperation. Iran has the most neighbors after Russia, and Kazakhstan shares borders with two major countries, China and Russia, which have trade advantages for both countries."

According to Olfat, Iran can meet many of Kazakhstan's industrial needs.


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