The Islamic Republic of Iran has imported 186 tons of gold in the first 9 months
of the current Iranian calendar year (March-December, 2010).
The imports are valued at $4.8 billion, according to the official statistics.
Switzerland, Turkey, United Arab Emirates and Russia are the countries exporting the above mentioned volume of gold to Iran.
The imports in the 12 months of the previous year reached 22 tons.
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