01222018Mon

Iran economy hit hard by sanctions

Iran Focus: International sanctions imposed on Iran have seriously impacted various sectors of Iranian economy, according to a confidential internal report submitted to senior government officials in December 2011. Iran Focus, 14 Jan. – International sanctions imposed on Iran because of its continued defiance of United Nations Security Council resolutions calling for a halt in uranium enrichment have seriously impacted various sectors of Iranian economy, according to a confidential internal report submitted to senior government officials in December 2011.
 
Oil sales, according to this report, have dropped to 860,000, 1.2 million and 1.3 million barrels a day in July, September and October respectively. The figure for the similar period in 2011 was 2.1 million barrels per day.
 
There has been a sharp drop in in non-oil exports because of increased transport and insurance fees, resulting in serious reduction in government and private sector revenues.
 
The manufacturing and production sectors have been severely hampered due to shortages and high prices of imported raw materials. And higher prices have resulted in a major decrease in consumer demand for goods.
 
The unstable and unpredictable economic situation has caused a significant drop in private sector and foreign investments and the Iranian currency, rial, has plummeted from 1,200 to 3,500 rials to a dollar.

Search

Iran Protests- January 5, 2018 City of Tabriz, Protests Inside the Football Stadium

Iran Protests- Jan. 5, 2018 City of Tabriz, Protests Inside the Football Stadium

Iran Protests- 5 Jan 2018 - Crowd Chants Slogan Against State Security Forces

Iran- Dezful - South of Iran, the Funeral of Mohsen Adeli Who Was Killed by Regime During Protests

Iran Protests- January 5, 2018. Tabriz, the Repressive Special Guards Run Away From Youths

Iran Protests - Jan. 4, 2018 - City of City of Dezful -Southwestern Iran

Iran Protests- Tehran, January 3, People Fight Back Against Plain Clothes and Security Agents

Iran Protests- Tehran Jan 3, Outraged People Chanting, Death to Khamenei, Death to the Dictator

Iran Protests- Jan 4, 2018- City of Isfahan

Iran Protests- January 2, 2018 Ahwaz, Sixth Day of Uprising

Iran Protests- Sixth Day of People's Uprising Against the Regime, Tehran, January 2, 2018

Iran - Jan. 1, 20117. Protesters Shot by Regime's Security Forces in a Hospital, in Shahinshahr

Iran Protests- January 1, 2018 Toysercan , Hamadan Province, Fourth Day of Uprising

Iran Protests- Fifth Day of People's Uprising Against the Regime, Shadegan, January 1, 2018

Iran Protests- Fifth Day of People's Uprising Against the Regime, Dehloran, January 1, 2018

Iran Protests- People's Uprising Against the Regime, Tehran, January 1, 2018

Iran Protests- Fifth Day of People's Uprising Against the Regime, Tehran, January 1, 2018

Iran Protests- 1 Jan 2018 Heavy Presence of Repressive Security Forces in Ahvaz Southwestern Iran

Iran Protests- Yazd Central Iran, Uprising of the People Against the Regime, January 1, 2018