Kabul, June 1, IRNA-Iran's Commercial Attache to Kabul Hossein Kamranfar here Wednesday said that 50 Iranian trade and service companies are currently active in Afghanistan.
He told IRNA that the companies are involved in production of potable water, medicine, polyethylene pipe, electrical switches, concrete, computer and liquid gas cylinder filling device as well as wood industry, construction of houses and restaurants and establishment of dental clinics.
He said that among 35 countries investing in Afghanistan, Iran stands fourth.
"The two countries have been enjoying constant trade exchanges for a long time, with the exception of a short period during the Taliban rule.
"Since the present government took office in Afghanistan after two decades of detrimental conflicts, measures are being taken towards political stability and development of national economy," he added.
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