May 25, 2020 11:15 Asia/Tehran [Updated: Jun 22, 2020 13:52 Asia/Tehran]
  • Exports resumed from Parviz Khan border in Kermanshah
    Exports resumed from Parviz Khan border in Kermanshah

Kermanshah (IP) - After one-day closure of Parviz Khan border due to Eid al-Fitr, the export of goods from this official border resumed.

Iran PressIran news: Governor of Qasr-e Shirin Morad Ali Tatar said on Monday that the closure of the official border of Parviz Khan on Sunday, coinciding with the first day of Eid al-Fitr, was announced by the Iraqi side.

He added: "With the resumption of trade exchanges from the official border of Parviz Khan, active Iranian businessmen resumed their commercial activities and export of goods this morning (Monday), as they did in the past."

Tatar stated: "Currently, 1,500 trucks loaded with goods are exported to Iraq through the border crossing of Parviz Khan, and priority is given to export of fruits, vegetables and perishable products."

Qasr-e Shirin in the west of Kermanshah province, with a population of more than 27,000, has two main border crossings of Khosravi and Parviz Khan with Iraq.

54% of Iran's non-oil exports to Iraq are made through the official border of Parviz Khan.


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