The 18h largest economy in the world by purchasing power parity (ppp)
Consumption and the government plans billions of dollars worth of further investment to increase this share.
The diversified economy and broad industrial base with over 40 industries directly involved in the Tehran stock Exchange is the industrial base in the MENA region.
Young and educated population
Large domestic market
The Middle East market is a prime market opportunity for Iran’s non-oil exports
An increasingly sophisticated infrastructure and human capital base providing the foundation for an emerging knowledge –based economy.