Iran, Armenia seeking to develop ties in Eurasia

IRNA – Iranian Ambassador to Armenia Kazem Sajjadi and Armenian Acting Deputy Prime Minister Mher Grigoryan discussed developing relations.

Both sides reviewed Iran’s active participation in Eurasia economic projects, ways to remove obstacle to both countries’ cooperation and paving the way for bilateral economic activists.

Sajjadi hailed growth in Tehran-Yerevan trade ties, saying accession of Iran to Eurasian Economic Union and also creating economic free zone in Meghri will play a key role in promoting trade relations between Tehran and Yerevan and with other countries of the region.

Referring to Iran’s active role in Eurasia, he suggested setting up Eurasia commerce chamber.

Meanwhile, Grigoryan welcomed the Iranian ambassador’s suggestion.

He expressed the Armenian government’s readiness for developing economic cooperation with Iran and making efforts to remove trade impediments.