Metals Exports Hit $8.4b Per Annum; Iran Reports

TEHRAN ( Iran News ) – Iran witnessed its exports of metals grow in the year ending in March 2020, as the country keeps earning more from the sector despite US trade bans. A report by IMIDRO, Iran’s largest holding company in the metals and mining sector, showed annual exports of metals had reached $8.4 billion at the end of the last Iranian year, Press TV reported. The report said exports of steel products had grown by seven percent year-on-year to top $4.507 billion while copper product shipments had amounted to a total of $1.241 billion, a surge of 35 percent compared to the year ending in late March 2019