PMO News Portal - Adel Deris, Khuzestan Ports and Maritime
Director General and Imam Khomeini Special Economic Zone Director, stated that
during this period more than 8 million tons of goods have been unloaded compared
to the same period last year which shows a 49% increase.
He also referred to the commitment to transporting good
within the country through the sea (cabotage procedure), reporting that a 146
percent increase over the same period last year has been recorded. During this
period, 80,000 tons of wheat were transported to other southern ports of the
Adel Deris noted the boost in exporting some items, including
cement and all kinds of bulk minerals and building materials. The growth in
loading of this type of goods has been in excess of 2 million tons.