During the visit of the President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev to the Islamic Republic of Iran, the Ministers of Agriculture of the two countries signed a memorandum on the supply of 1 million tons of grain to Iran, Adyrna reported citing the press service of the Ministry.
Grain will be delivered from the harvest of 2022-2023.
In addition, the two countries signed a memorandum of cooperation in trade and transit of agricultural products. Under the document, Kazakhstan intends to supply Iran with cereals (wheat, barley, corn), oilseeds (flaxseed), vegetable oils (sunflower oil), confectionery, meat (mutton, beef) and meat products.
In turn, Iran will supply Kazakhstan with vegetables (potatoes, onions, carrots, cucumbers), fruits (apples, pears, quinces, dates, figs, pineapples), water and dairy products.