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Iran Exports

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Export Portal is the leading export/import portal connecting suppliers, manufacturers, exporters, wholesalers, buyers and importers on a worldwide level. Iranian suppliers/manufacturers/exporters can promote their products to get more inquiries on Importers/buyers can search and contact suppliers by category, country and keywords. As to buyers, interested in buying Iranian products, Exportportal is your best source for buying online High Quality Made in Iran Products from Global Iranian Exporters, Iranian Suppliers and Iranian Manufacturers.

Iran is a founding member of OPEC and the Organization of Gas Exporting Countries. Petroleum constitutes 80% of Iran's exports. The country is considered one of the leading exporters of dried fruit (such as Golden Raisins, Sultana Raisins, Pistachios, Kashmar Raisins, Iranian Dates, Date paste, Date Syrup and Figs.) Handmade Persian Carpet is the highest source of foreign exchange earnings as well. Handmade carpet production in the country goes back to the history, having cultural, artistic, and historical heritage attached to it. In rural places in Iran, nearly every woman knows how to make carpets as they learn this from their mothers and grow up with it.

Export Portal is one of the largest export/import directories where you can easily find and contact wholesalers from Iran, Iranian Distributors, Iranian Wholesale Suppliers, Iranian Exporters or Iranian Producers. All the products available on the site are classified into categories and sub-categories. This allows you to shop easily online for Persian Rugs, Iranian Nuts, Iranian Raisins, Iranian Pistachios, Iranian Dates, Iranian Ceramic Tiles and many other goods made in Iran.


Iran Imports

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Export Portal is the fastest growing online marketplace that connects exporters, importers, suppliers, manufacturers, buyers across the globe for international trade, might it be retail trade or bulk imports and exports. It offers an efficient promotion tool to bridge the gap between manufacturers and importers, suppliers and buyers in more than 240 countries and territories.

The economy of Iran is a mixed and transition economy with a large public sector. It is dominated by oil and gas production. Iran's imports include cocoa beans, rice, gold, soybean meal and wheat. The top import partners of Iran are China, India, South Korea, Turkey and Ghana.

If you want to import to Iran safely and easily, Export Portal is your one stop destination. Our greatest commitment is to facilitate Iranian buyers and sellers to communicate and conduct trading activities anytime and anywhere in the world. Find quality Food Suppliers, Consumer Goods Manufacturers, Vehicle Exporters, Wholesalers of Electronic Products and of course a great array of products to import them easily and safely in Iran.

Customs requirements of Iran

Iran Customs Contacts



Address: Tehran, Emam Khomeyni St, Iran

Tel: +98 (21) 8850 1425

Fax: +98 (21) 82991


Iran is a country situated in Western Asia, bordered by Armenia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Russia, Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Turkey and Iraq. The country is a member of the International Chamber of Commerce, the Economic Cooperation Organisation, World Customs Organization, the WTO (observer) and other international organizations.



Customs tariffs on imported goods vary from 10 to 25%, and are applied on a wide range of products as follows:

- chemical industry products, ordinary metals and relevant products, measurement instruments, medical equipments – 10%

- food industry, mining, raw production, leather industry, paper and wood, fabrics, mechanical machinery – 15%

- agricultural raw production, electric machinery - 25

- transportation vehicles and parts – 25-50%

- automotive vehicles - 100%

Importers will also have to pay a value added tax varying from 3 to 10%. 

Some goods may be subject to double taxation

However, there is a list of products exempt from customs duties:

  • unprocessed agricultural products
  • flour, bread, sugar, rice, milk cheese
  • machinery
  • livestock and animals
  • feedstock and pesticides


Product certification, labeling and packaging


Iran is a restricted country requiring exporter licensing. 

Health certificates are required the import of animals and animal products, food products and plants.

A halal certificate is required for all meat and poultry products.

Products such as live animals, raw animal products, medicines, biological substances, animal feed, hatching eggs require a veterinary certificate


There are special labeling requirements for pharmaceuticals, foodstuff sold in containers, beverages, mineral waters, syrups, juices and extracts, beauty supplies and accessories.

Labels, instructions and descriptions should preferably be indicated in Farsi (Persian).


The imported goods should be adequately packed and waterproofed. 

Port and consignee marks should be indicated on the packages. 

Packages should indicate gross weight in kilograms or metric tons.

Prohibited products: all kinds of drinks containing alcohol and pork meat.


Documents for import

  • Commercial invoice (certified by a recognized chamber of commerce)
  • Bill of lading
  • Pro forma invoice
  • Certificate of origin
  • Import licenses/permits