Iranian Firms Invited to Cuba Industrial Fair
April 15, 2014 – 19:21
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The Cuba Chamber of Commerce invited the Iranian companies to participate in a major industrial exhibition, due to be held in the Latin American country in the near future.
Cuba’s Ambassador to Tehran Vladimir Andres Gonzalez Quesada on Monday delivered a letter from the Latin American country’s Chamber of Commerce, according to which, companies from the Islamic Republic have been invited to take part in the 32nd industrial exhibition in Cuba.
The upcoming exhibition is accounted Cuba’s most significant fair, Quesada said in a meeting with Gholam Hossein Shafiei, head of Iran’s parliament of private sectors, in Tehran.
The Iranian official, for his part, pointed to the commonalities between Iran and Cuba, but noted that Tehran-Havana trade ties are not at a desirable level now.
He stressed that the obstacles in the way of trade between the two nations should be removed with a new attitude.
In a similar development in January, Cuban deputy minister for foreign trade and investment said Tehran is Havana’s strategic partner in every field, and called for the further expansion of Iran-Cuba cooperation in economic fields.
Antonio Caria Carte Corona had made the remark in a meeting with Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for American and European Affairs Majid Takht Ravanchi in Cuba.
The Cuban diplomat had also praised Iran’s progress in various scientific, technological, and economic fields, and voiced his country’s readiness for evermore expansion of economic and trade ties in bilateral and multilateral fields.
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