TEHRAN, Oct.10 (ISNA)-Iran's Saffron product was exported to 5 countries. The United Arab Emirates, Spain, Saudi Arabia, Sweden and France are the main purchasers of Saffron from Iran.
The export of Saffron to these five countries includes 82% of Iran's total Saffron export in the Mar-Sep period.
In the referred period 18 million and 412 thousand dollars worth saffron was exported to the United Arab Emirates. The sum includes 45% of Iran's total export value.
Spain is next on the list with the purchase of Iranian Saffron worth 8 million and 625 thousand dollars.
Saffron export includes 0.6% of Iran's total non oil export value in the Mar-Sep period.
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