Publish in Special Reports - Wednesday, September 4, 2013
Argentine President Cristina Kirchner has seen trade with Iran grow despite its role in the 1994 bombings of the AMIA Jewish community center in Buenos Aires. (Photo: Argentine President's Office)
Argentina posts Latin America’s highest trade growth with Iran despite alleged role in terror attack.
BY LATINVEX STAFF
Iran’s trade with Argentina grew last year while trade with Brazil declined, according to a Latinvex analysis of data from the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
Iran’s total trade with Latin America grew by 0.9 percent to $4 billion in 2012. Brazil and Argentina still dominate Iran’s trade with Latin America, accounting for 93 percent of the region’s total trade with the Persian country. Iran’s trade with Latin America also continues to be dominated by imports from the region, especially Brazil and Argentina.
Iran’s imports from
Latin America fell 2.4 percent to ...
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