Iran wants answer for eliminating official USD charge to cowl import
BAKU, Azerbaijan, Feb.1
Eliminating the official foreign money charge in Iran of 42,000 rials per USD is within the pursuits of the nation, however the answer to maintain it needs to be logical, and be in pursuits of the folks, mentioned Iran’s First Vice President Eshaq Jahangiri, Pattern studies by way of Tasnim information company.
“The choice over elimination of the official international foreign money charge shouldn’t be primarily based on feelings and the nation’s import shouldn’t be interrupted,” mentioned Jahangiri.
“it can be crucial that importing obligatory commodities wouldn’t be halted, particularly within the first three months of recent Iranian yr (begins March 21,2021). Ir is essential since its Nowruz holidays and Ramadan forward and it’s essential to have exact planning for commodity provide,” he mentioned.
“The nation has imported $2.5 billion price of drugs and medical gear for the assigned official international foreign money charge,” he mentioned.
“The official international foreign money charge has dropped from 38,000 to 42,000 rials per USD in 2018, and that yr about $16 billion was assigned to the import of obligatory items,” mentioned Jahangiri.
“Nevertheless the Central Financial institution of Iran eradicated import of some commodities within the present Iranian yr (began March 20,2020), and $eight billion was assigned for import, primarily based on official international foreign money charge,” he mentioned.
“Whereas home manufacturing is among the priorities of the nation however the worldwide points needs to be resolved, in order that the officers might concentrate on growth somewhat than assembly for preventing sanctions and supplying obligatory commodities,” he mentioned.