Non- Oil Export in
The Second Program of The Islamic Republic of Iran
the already ratified second cultural and socio-economic
programs of the Islamic Republic of Iran, a quantitative
goal of a bout $ 27.5 billion has been considered
for the exports (1994-1998), taking into account
that an annual average of $ 5.5 billion of non-Petroleum
goods also should be exported abroad. For instance,
the volume of non-petroleum exports amounted to
the total of 4.3 % for the 1994 fiscal year which
consequently indicated the rational quantitative
goals of the second program, considering the existing
capacities and economical potentiality of the
The most significant policies
for the non-petroleum export in the course of
the second program are as follow:
n Reformation of the import / export law.
n Initiating appropriate policies for the foreign
exchange and also suitable tariff, for constancy
of the policies as well as encouraging the export
n Strengthening the export promotion bank.
n Determination of the limits and scops of the
activities of the governmental, cooperative and
n Continual supervision and evaluation of the
n Development of the non-petroleum barter exchanges.
n Initiating appropriate credit / tax-oriented
n Efficient utilization of the commercial free
zones for promotion of the exports.
n Harmonizing the present export organizations
under supervision of a high council.
n Establishing and supporting the export unions
n Allocating certain portion of productions to
n Proper utilization of the mass media to promote
marketing and advertizing.
n Application of relevant export incentives, if
mplementation of all the mentioned
policies certainly depend both upon utilization
of available possibilities and mobilization of
all dedicated and specialized work-force. Consequently,
maximized harmony and co-ordination among all
organizations and ministries, entrusted with particular
duties in the export arena, would facilitate the
fulfilment of the export-oriented goals of the