Iran-Iraq business forum kicks off in Tehran

IRNA – Iran-Iraq business forum, attended by the two countries’ trade officials started work in the Iranian capital on Sunday.

Iran’s vice-president for economic affairs Mohammad Nahavandian and senior advisor to the Iraqi prime minister as well as other senior economic officials from Iran and Iraq are present in the two-day event held in Iran International Conference Center in Tehran.

Iraq, the southwest neighbor of Islamic Republic, after China, is the second destination for the Iranian products.

Petrochemical products, liquid fuel, foodstuff and construction materials are among Iran’s exports to Iraq.