Iran-Iraq Trade Hits $12bn

By John Lee.

Trade between Iran and Iraq has reached $12 billion, according to the Head of Iran-Iraq Joint Chamber of Commerce, Yahya Al-e Eshaq.

Addressing a conference in Tehran, he said an Iranian delegation to be headed by First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri will soon visit Iraq to discuss expansion of trade between the two countries.

Al-e Eshaq added that Iran is targeting a 25-percent share of the Iraqi market.

(Source: FARS)

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