Iran can be Europe's strategic partner in the region, said Iran's minister of industry, mine and trade in the opening ceremony for Iran-EU center for economic cooperation in Berlin.
Iran can be Europe Shata reporting from IRNA- In an address during the opening ceremony of the center which was attended by more than 100 business people from Iran and Germany, Mr. Mohammad Reza Nematzadeh said that the center could be a good point of start for revival of cooperation between Iran and Germany.
He added, “We have had good trade ties with Germany in the past and the volume of our trade transactions stood at 7-8 billion Euros before the sanctions.” He went on to say, "now with the nuclear deal which is a win –win agreement, we can restore a new round for cooperation between Iran and western countries especially Germany . During nuclear talks and after years of negotiations, major industrial countries in 5+1 camp understood that Iran has been acting honestly. I hope that this economic cooperation center would bring companies of two sides closer together, said Mr. Nematzadeh.
"We face no political limitation and those European companies and banks who had been more continence during these years have now realized that there is no serious problem and we can cooperate with each other easily".
“Almost two to three business delegations from around the world visit Iran every week,” Nematzadeh said. “We can expand cooperation with the world in various fields such as car industry, banking relations and other economic areas.”