Germany upholds export, investment guarantees for Iran business despite U.S. pressure

Reuters – Germany will continue to offer export and investment guarantees for companies doing business with Iran, the economy ministry said on Monday, adding Berlin remained in dialogue with the U.S. on exemptions for German companies from Iran sanctions.

“Export guarantees and investment guarantees from the Federal Ministry of Economics are still available to companies,” the economy ministry said.

Reporting by Gernot Heller; Writing by Michael Nienaber; Editing by Maria Sheahan