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Iran, India seek expansion of trade and economic ties

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Tehran, Jan 9: Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) and Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC) signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on Tuesday for expansion of trade and economic ties.

The MOU was signed on the sidelines of an Iran-India business forum which was held in New Delhi on Tuesday.The business forum was attended by Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Head of ICCIMA Gholam-Hossein Shafeie who are visiting India at the top of a high-ranking delegation.

Zarif also aims to attend the annual international conference of the Raisina Dialogue during his stay.

During the Iran-India business forum, Gholam-Hossein Shafeie mentioned the possibility of preferential trade between the two countries saying that currently, there is a good opportunity for signing such an agreement which can quickly expand the economic relations between the two countries, reports Tehran Times.