According to Public Relations and International Affairs of Qeshm Free Zone Organization, Quoted from Tasnim News Agency, Mohammad Mehdi Berenji, referring to the export of more than 30 million and 797 thousand dollars in Qeshm Free Zone last year, stated: The amount of Rial and foreign exchange investment made by 194 industrial units, with private sector investment in 2019, was 24,644 billion Rials and 608 million dollars, respectively.
He stated that the idea of being an import-oriented in the Qeshm Free Zone is not correct, adding: A 30% increase in the value of goods produced and shipped from Qeshm Island to the country compared to last year worth 23 million and 449 thousand dollars, as well as the export of more than 30 million and 797 thousand dollars abroad shows special attention to the issue of exports in this area.
The Director of Industry, Mining and Production Facilitation of Qeshm Free Zone Organization, continued: A significant amount of this amount of exports was related to the products produced in the production and industrial units of this region.
According to Berenji, by examining the export statistics related to industrial units and economic enterprises active in the Qeshm Free Zone, it can be seen that this region is pursuing an increase in quality products and exports.
He said: "According to the plan, production by active production units in this region is one of the main economic priorities of the region."
The Director of Industry, Mining and Production Facilitation of Qeshm Free Zone Organization by pointing to some of the restrictions imposed by the imposition of illegal sanctions on the economy and the restriction on the activities of production units due to the outbreak of corona concluded: Although these issues have affected the reduction of production of some units, but have not been able to stop the activity of production units, and in the near future we will see faster growth of production units.