Sector : Dairy

Destination Market: Iran

Information : Iran

Information : Iran

 

COUNTRY NAME: Iran (Islamic Republic of)

 

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2018(€million) 112

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2017 (€million): 47

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2016 (€million): 59

 

TRADE:  

For 2018, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 100 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €0.5 million to Iran.

For 2017, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 2,235 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €10.2 million to Iran.

For 2016, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 2,047 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €6.4 million to Iran.

 

PRODUCT: In recent years, the typical products exported to Iran were as follows;

  • Adult Nutritional Supplement (Sports),
  • Butter,
  • Buttermilk Powder,
  • Food Preparation,
  • Infant Formula,
  • Irish Creamery Butter,
  • Milk Powder,
  • Milk Protein Concentrate,
  • Rennet Casein,
  • Salted Butter,
  • Skimmed Milk Powder,
  • Unsalted Butter,
  • Whey Powder,
  • Whey Protein Isolate,
  • Yoghurt Powder.

 

CERTIFICATION ARRANGEMENTS: Trade in dairy products to Iran from Ireland is on the basis of the following certificate types;

  • Public and Animal Health and Veterinary statements from Milk Policy Division's (MPD's) Menu of Statements.

Applicants select from MPD's Menu of Statements to satisfy country requirements. However, custom and usage have set some precedents.

 

KEY REQUIREMENTSFood Exports Dairy - Key Requirements (doc 37Kb) .

 

OTHER RELEVANT INFORMATION

 

CONTACT POINTS: dairyexportcerts@agriculture.gov.ie