Iran officials meet Khullar on import of commodities

While the US State Secretary Hillary Clinton is expected to pitch for curbs on Indian imports of Iranian oil during her ongoing visit to the country,a trade delegation from Tehran is also in the capital to discuss the contours of the economic relations between the two countries

Written by ENS Economic Bureau | New Delhi | Published: May 8, 2012 3:09:05 am

While the US State Secretary Hillary Clinton is expected to pitch for curbs on Indian imports of Iranian oil during her ongoing visit to the country,a trade delegation from Tehran is also in the capital to discuss the contours of the economic relations between the two countries.

A six-member Iranian trade delegation met the commerce secretary Rahul Khullar on Monday,expressing keen interest in importing commodities and auto components from India,apart from discussing the oil trade.

The delegation comprising of the president Teheran Chamber of commerce and Industry (TCCIM) — Yahya Ale Eshaq,who is also past commerce minister of Iran,Mohammad Mehdi Rasekh,Secretary general of TCCIM,Deputy Ambassador Pak Parvar is believed to have evinced interest to source a major chunk of their commodity imports from India.

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