Doing business with Iran

Iran: The land of Opportunities  

Islamic Republic of Iran with an area of 1/648/195, having 15 neighbors and nearly 80 million populations has been located in South- West Asia. The country neighbors with Turkey and Iraq in west, Afghanistan and Pakistan in East, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Russia, Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan in North and Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Bahrain, United Arab Emirates and Oman in South through Persian Gulf and Oman Sea. Therefore, Islamic Republic of Iran, as a strategic country, has got common borders with states of ESCWA in South and West, SAARC in East and CIS and Caucasus as well as UNECE in North.

Iran is the second largest economy in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region after Saudi Arabia, with an estimated Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in 2014 of US$406.3 billion. It also has the second largest population of the region after Egypt, with an estimated 80 million people in 2015.Iran ranks second in the world in natural gas reserves and fourth in proven crude oil reserves.

During the last year, Iran has hosted a steady influx of international business executives visiting Iran to take advantage of the new opportunities of post era sanction in different fields like: oil and gas industry, banking and financial system, telecommunication, car industry, mining, agriculture, transportation, tourism industry and many other untapped areas.


Business Visa Information

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Iranian Economy at a Glance

Iran: The land of Opportunities :( A comprehensive report about Iran’s agriculture, industry, high-tech, free zones, tourism, oil and gas, export....) 

Export - Import Regulations 2015


 Iran Investment Priorities  in 2016

Investment opportunities in tourism industry of Iran


How to inter Iran's Oil, Gas & Petrochemical Industry


Trade Show Calendar 

Iran - Latest Exhibitions, Conferences & Trade Shows


Traveler Information (Traveler Exemption, Prohibitions & Limitations, Customs regulations related to tourist,...)  


Official Business Links

Iran Investment opportunites 

Trade Promotion Organization of Iran   

Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines & Agriculture

Ministry of Economic Affairs and Finance

 The Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration

International Consultants and Contractors Association of Iran

Iranian Privatization Organization

National Database Portal of Iran Tender’s Information

 International Exhibition of Iran

 The Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration

 Ports and Maritime Organization

Center for Free and spatial Economic Zones

Anzali Trade-Industrial Free Zone Organization 

Aras free Trade & Industrial Zone Org.

Kish Free Trade Zone

Arvand Free Zone

Chabahar Free Zone Org.

Sarakhs Special Economic Zone

Opportunities, Incentives and Economic Feasibility Studies Water and Power Industry Investment Plans- 2015 

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