Exporting to Iran

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Exporting to Iran

Iran is a member of OPEC and GECF, with the majority of Iran’s exports are natural gas and oil. Petroleum makes up around 80% of exports. There is a complex pipeline system that works to supply their oil and natural gas to Armenia and Turkey as well as other close countries and stretches as far as Russia. The exports of Iran are around $50B, with imports of above $47B, so there is a small positive trade balance.

The main export destinations of Iran are China (around $22B), India ($9B), Japan (around $6B) and South Korea (around $5B). The GDP of Iran is around $360B; with the GDP per capita being around $15k.

In terms of product, the main export is crude petroleum (around $33B), ethylene polymers (around $2B) and iron ore (around $2B). Iran sits beside countries such as Iraq, Armenia, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Azerbaijan, Turkey and Turkmenistan by land and the Oman, Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Oman by sea.

Iran borders the countries of Armenia, Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Iraq, Pakistan, Turkmenistan and Turkey by land and the UAE, Oman, Bahrain, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and Qatar by sea.

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Country Profile

CapitalIslamic Republic of Iran?????? ?????? ?????(Persian)Jomhuri-ye Esl?mi-ye Ir?n Flag Emblem Motto:???????? ?????? ?????? ??????Esteql?l, ?z?di, Jomhuri-ye Esl?mi("Independence, freedom, the Islamic Republic") (de facto) Anthem:???? ??? ?????? ?????? ?????Sorud-e Melli-ye Jomhuri-ye Esl?mi-ye Ir?n("National Anthem of the Islamic Republic of Iran")Tehran
Population 81,000,000
Area 1,648,195  km2 (636,372 sq mi)
km2 (17th)
Currency Rial (IRR)
GDP
LanguagesPersian

Iran: Imports Profile

Imports from Iran

Imports from Iran: $70.53 billion
Import commodities:Industrial raw materials and intermediate goods (46%), capital goods (35%), foodstuffs and other consumer goods (19%), technical services
Top import destinations:United Arab Emirates 27.4%,  China 13.2%,  Turkey 7.8% ,  South Korea 4.3%,  Germany 4% (2016)
GDP growth (annual %)

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Country Profile

CapitalIslamic Republic of Iran?????? ?????? ?????(Persian)Jomhuri-ye Esl?mi-ye Ir?n Flag Emblem Motto:???????? ?????? ?????? ??????Esteql?l, ?z?di, Jomhuri-ye Esl?mi("Independence, freedom, the Islamic Republic") (de facto) Anthem:???? ??? ?????? ?????? ?????Sorud-e Melli-ye Jomhuri-ye Esl?mi-ye Ir?n("National Anthem of the Islamic Republic of Iran")Tehran
Population 81,000,000
Area 1,648,195  km2 (636,372 sq mi)
km2 (17th)
Currency Rial (IRR)
GDP
LanguagesPersian

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Econ Complexity 78th of 214
1980
2016

$40.6B

Exports 49th of 221
1980
2016

$54.2B

Imports 47th of 221
1980
2016

$19.9k

GDP Per Capita 62nd of 214
1990
2016
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