iFarm Tehran 2017
iFarm is the trade fair for Industrial Farming, Agriculture, Animal Husbandry, Livestock and Poultry as well as their related services and machinery in Iran. The show will be held in Tehran from 30 July to 2 August, 2017 and hosts numerous foreign and domestic exhibitors and visitors. This event is organized by Barsaz Rooydad Pars in partnership with Shahr-e Aftab Exhibition Company.
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The population of Iran is 80 million and it had a GDP of 400 billion dollars in 2016. The country is an attractive market for the agricultural industry. Also, with the lifting of sanctions the country is now expected to be a major target for foreign investment and an important center for international trades. Recently, the authorities at Ministry of Agriculture have reported that a number of measures will be taken to support agricultural industry by providing subsidies to buy agricultural and farming equipment, and to support investments in meat and milk processing technologies.
According to the reports by Ministry of Agriculture, the imports in agriculture sector in 2016 has been 7,795 million dollars which comprises 20.81 percent of non-oil imports of the country.
The venue of the show is Shahr-e Aftab International Exhibition Center, also known as EXHIBIRAN, the most modern exhibition center in Iran located at the southern region of Tehran. This project is an urban landmark which is planned to contain global trade center, hotels, public park and central square. The first phase of this international complex was launched in in 2016 and has the following characteristics: