95% of Iranian shrimps exported to foreign marketsStaff writer ▼ | June 13, 2016
Iran produced some 18,000 tons of shrimps last year nearly 95 percent of which were exported to foreign markets, according to a top official with Iran Fisheries Organization.
Food trade Iranian shrimp are on demand in the Arab countries and Europe
The United Arab Emirates imports some 36% of Iranian shrimps to be the main destination of the product, Madani said.
He added that the Southeast Asian countries and Europe import 36% and 20% of Iranian shrimps respectively to rank next as the main importers of Iranian shrimps following the UAE. ■