Saipa Information Department said the exports had placed the ompany ahead of Iranian car manufacturers by earning the country about 21 million dollars, which showed a 175 percent increase compared to that in the same period the previous year.
Based on the report, Syria is the main customer of Saipa products with about 12,000 Pride cars plying in the country's streets.
Pakistan, Bangladesh, Egypt and Armenia are among other Saipa customers.
Saipa plans to boost exports by setting up assembly lines in the target markets so as to ensure constant exports of its products in the form of CKDs.
The Iranian company exported 1,432 and 4,219 sedons abroad in 2002 and 2003 respectively.
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