- Oil price plummet made Iran and Russia to undertake negotiations for new petrochemical contracts. Due to falling prices there may be a petrochemical exports cut back to Europe. Accordingly, Russia appears to be the new market for Iranian petrochemical products.
- Consumers and producers protection organization has authorized a 6% rise in the price of three dairy products; Milk, Yoghurt and Cheese. According to the notification, all dairy factories are bound to add 1000 IRR to the current milk purchasing price per kilo and mutually the products price shall get raised.