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Iran | Iran Honors Top Exporters, Iran to Open New Shipping Line in Eastern Mediterranean

Iran honored Iranian exporters in the ceremony of the 23rd national day of exports which was held in Tehran.

23rd national day of exports kicked off in Tehran with Iranian senior officials, economic activists, and scholars in attendance.

This event is organized by the Trade Promotion Organization of Iran's Ministry of Industry, Mine and Trade and its aim is supporting non-oil exporters and improving economic boom.

Director of IRISL's for Bulk Cargo Mohammad Reza Banaei said on Monday that Iran is planning to launch a new two-way shipping line mainly for the shipment of general cargoes from Iran to the east of Mediterranean.

Despite tough economic sanctions on the country's sea transportation, Safiran Darya Shipping line (Sepid) is to launch a new shipping line mainly for shipment of general cargoes to help promote the country's exports.

The new shipping line will be engaged both in imports and exports of goods and products, he said.