ID : N-5553 Date : 2019/05/20 - 12:58
(Persia Digest) – Imports of mobile sets to Iran have decreased by 86 percent in March 2019 as compared to March 2018.
Import figures for Iran show that 6,100,000 dollars’ worth of mobile sets was imported by Iran during this time, showing a drop of 86 percent.
In March last year, 43,975,000 dollars’ worth of mobile sets was imported to Iran.
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According to the customs office, mobiles were imported from China, the UAE, and S Korea in March 2018, while they were imported from the UAE and China this March.
The latest import figures for the past 11 months show that USD 319MM worth of mobile sets was imported during this time (March 2018-February 2019).
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