The European Commission has made imports of electric bicycles (e-bikes) from China subject to registration, meaning that eventual duties can be backdated to early in May, the EU official journal said on Thursday.
Iran imported 23.560 million tons of goods, worth $32.419 billion during eight months to November 21 indicating a growth of 8.2 percent and 17.5 percent in terms of volume and value respectively against the figures for the same period in 2016.
Indian media say the country has for the first time signed a contract to import liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) from Iran as part of New Delhi’s plans to support the rising fuel demand by the urban sector.
Minister of Industry, Mine and Trade Mohammadreza Nematzadeh announced on Wednesday that his ministry is drawing up a list of goods produced in Iran to the extent that meets or exceeds domestic requirements, in a move to curb imports.
China's crude imports from Iran expanded nearly 18 percent in 2016 to a record 624,260 barrels per day (bpd), as Chinese state oil firms started to lift barrels from their investments in Iranian oilfields in addition to term supply agreements.