Iran, Croatia Eager to Expand Economic Relations
TEHRAN (FNA)- High-ranking Iranian and Croatian officials in a meeting in Zagreb explored avenues to further broaden economic ties between the two countries.
The meeting was held between the Croatian Economy Minister Tomislav Ćorić and Iranian Ambassador in Zagreb Parviz Esmayeeli.
They discussed the latest situation of implementing existing trade agreements between Zagreb and Tehran.
Ćorić and Esmayeeli underlined that support for expansion of trade relationships and especially linking private sectors of both countries is a sustainable avenue to guarantee national interests of Croatia and Iran.
The Republic of Croatia and the Islamic Republic of Iran signed two cooperation agreements in recent years to further deepen Zagreb-Tehran relations.
In a relevant development in December, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his Croatian counterpart Gordan Grlić-Radman in a telephone conversation had also underlined the need to expand bilateral relations in different fields.
During the phone talks, Zarif and Grlić-Radman explored avenues for bolstering and reinvigorating mutual cooperation in political, economic, and cultural fields.