According to Iranian Ambassador Gholam Abbas Arbab Khales, as of the end of August 2020 Turkmenistan and Iran increased the volume of goods turnover at 300% relative to the same period of the previous year.
The diplomat noted that such a high growth rate was possible because opening of customs checkpointsThe Iranian ambassador to Turkmenistan noted that this had been preceded by several rounds of political consultations. Iran's ambassador to Turkmenistan noted that this was preceded by several rounds of political consultations. There have also been Talks between the Presidents of Turkmenistan and Iran. Tehran's spokesman emphasized that states have increased trade shipments of both by railas well as by car transport.