Iran lifts restrictions on Pakistani citrus imports

Source: Fresh Plaza

Yesterday, Iran lifted the restrictions on the importation of Pakistani citrus. At the same time, Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi started his two-day trip to the Islamic Republic.

Qureshi tweeted after arriving in Iran: “Always a pleasure to be in Iran and I am pleased to share some good news for our citrus farmers. Following discussions, happy to announce that Iran has lifted restrictions on the import of Pakistan’s kinnow.”

Before leaving for Iran, the foreign minister had sent an important video message regarding the aims and objectives of his third official visit to Iran. “I am very grateful to the Foreign Minister of Iran, Mohammad Javad Zarif, for visiting Pakistan several times. We had very important meetings,” Qureshi said. ”Today, I am leaving for Iran where I will have the opportunity to discuss the situation in the region with the Iranian leadership.”


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