Iran’s Ceramics, Tile Exports Up 10% Year on Year

Iran’s Ceramics, Tile Exports Up 10% Year on Year

Iran’s ceramic and tile exports in the Iranian calendar year of 1397 increased by 10 percent compared to its preceding year.
The ceramic and tile exports stood at 121 million cubic meters in [Iranian calendar year of] 1396.
Iran’s ceramic and tile production during the Iranian calendar year of 1397 stood at about 400 million cubic meters.
Iran is the world’s fifth biggest exporter of ceramics and tile after China, India, Brazil and Spain.
Current statistics suggest that in the past years over 80 percent of the country’s tiles and ceramics production has been consumed in the domestic market, while the rest was exported to Iraq and other target markets.