Hand-woven carpet is considered as a capital product since it can be bought as an investment, used for years and then sold for even higher prices. Around 3 million square meters of handmade carpets are woven in Iran annually, two-thirds of which are exported and one-third meets domestic demand
A top Iranian carpet official has, in an interview with IFP News, discussed a range of issues including the ongoing carpet fair in Tehran and the features that distinguish the Iranian handmade carpets from those produced in other countries.
Great potentials for Persian carpets in India | October 20th 2016, Torreh, Indian carpet manufacturers has been known to be major competitors for those of Iran. For many years Iranian carpet exporters have been complaining of cheap copies of Persians designs in India.
Torreh, Aug 22, 2016, Tehran- The 25th Persian Handmade Carpet Fair launched in Tehran International Fair Complex at the presence of M. Reza Nematzadeh, the minister of Industry, Mines & Commerce, Hamid Kargar, the head of Iran Carpet Center ...
TEHRAN, Aug. 16 (MNA) – INCC head has reported on the significant growth in Iran’s hand-woven carpet exports to the US following JCPOA implementation. Head of Iran National Carpet Center (INCC) Hamid Kargar said Iran’s exports of Persian carpets had declined from 80 million dollars before 2010
Kashan, Isfahan, Aug 11, IRNA – US is the main destination of Iran’s handwoven carpets, Chairman of Iran’s National Carpet Center Hamid Kargar said on Wednesday. Speaking in a local ceremony in this central provincial city, Kargar said that Iran exports handmade carpet to 80 countries, mostly to US.