South Korea’s JJ Consulting Ltd. signed a memorandum of understanding with Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) of Mazandaran Province to make an investment worth $500 million for the port’s development.
Ambassador of Iran to Pakistan Mehdi Honardoust strongly believes that inauguration of the first Phase of Chabahar Port of Iran is a new opportunity for enhancing of collaboration among the regional states.
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said the inauguration of the Port of Chabahar in southeastern Iran in the near future and its connection to Iran-Afghan railroad networks together and later to International North-South Transport Corridor will enhance trade among regional countries.
The executive director of the Astara Development Project said a terminal with an annual loading and unloading capacity of 2.5 million tons of grains and other commodities is being constructed in Astara, a port in northern Iran.
Qatar inaugurated a new $7.4 billion port along its Persian Gulf coast on Tuesday that officials said would become a regional transport hub and help shield its economy against sanctions enforced by neighboring Arab states.
About five months after the signing of a sisterhood MoU between Iran's Shahid Rajaei and Belgium's Antwerp ports, a Belgian delegation met the managing director of Hormuzgan ports on Monday to discuss ways to make the MoU operational.