Jordanian investors eyeing investment in Iran
Damascus, Aug 16, A group of Jordanian investors and businessmen in meeting with Iran's Ambassador to Amman Mojtaba Ferdosi-Pour on Wednesday underlined that they are optimistic about mutual cooperation outlooks.
The two sides discussed bilateral economic cooperation by paying attention to the private sector in spite of existing obstacles in officials' interactions.
The Iranian envoy got acquainted with obstacles and problems of Jordanian investors and businessmen for activities in Iran and expressed his readiness to remove them and presenting necessary facilities in order to strengthen cooperation and absorbing foreign investment.
The Jordanian side described Iran as a country with rich economic resources, a big market with noticeable capacities, and said they are optimistic about cooperation with Iran.
According to the report of Iran's embassy in Amman, commercial exchanges and attracting capital over several past years has increased by 140 percent and in comparison with the past two years it increased around 50 percent.
The most important fields for investment between the two countries during past three years had been in the fields of paint and resin, aviation, steel, hygienic products, medicine and tobacco.
Source: Islamic Republic News Agency