ID : N-949 Date : 2018/01/01 - 16:17
(Persia Digest) – Afghanistan has invested in nine projects to lead the way among European, Asian, and North American countries in foreign investment in Iran in the industry, mining, and trade sectors.
In President Rouhani’s first term, USD 9BN foreign investment was envisaged for industry, mines, and trade and it was decided to increase this amount in his second term. As of today, USD 1.98 BN has been envisaged in industry, mines, and trade for 38 projects since his election.
Investors in these projects are from Europe, Asian, and North America. Afghanistan has topped the list by investing in nine projects. Other countries include Turkey with five projects, Germany and France with four projects each, Iraq, China, and S Korea with three projects each, Azerbaijan and the UAE with two projects, and Pakistan, Austria, Hong Kong, Russia, the US and the UK with one project each.