Iranís textile exports have seen an impressive growth of 40
per cent since the start of the current year, while its
textile production has risen by 2 per cent.
Elucidating on the above, Afsaneh Mehrabi, Director General,
Textile and Clothing Department, Ministry of Industries,
Mines and Trade, averred that the Government of Iran has
been taking initiatives to promote the textile sector in the
While attending the opening ceremony of a Textile and Carpet
Exhibition held in the city of Yazd, Iran on 25 December
2018, Mehrabi added that there are efforts to make things
easy for garment manufacturers to enhance exports.
It is important to note that the Governmentís decision to
prohibit the imports of some items created huge
opportunities for local manufacturers to increase their
exports despite all challenges pertaining to currency.