Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi said that economic exchange with Arab countries has increased between 4 and 5 times.
In a press statement he made on Friday evening at the end of his visit to Khuzestan Province, southwestern Iran, Raisi considered it necessary to revitalize the tourism and agricultural economy in Khuzestan and continued: “Economic exchanges with Arab countries have increased from four to five times, and Khuzestan has the necessary capacity to develop trade.” foreign relations with the Arab countries in the Gulf.
He said: The “Shalamcheh-Basra” railway line is a long-term desire of the people of Khuzestan and Iraq, which provides the basis for facilitating business, and this line will be completed.
Raisi explained that important projects were launched during this visit.
This article was originally published by RT.