Iran

Nikolay Kozhanov

Prospects for Iranian-Russian Cooperation

Since 2012, Russia and Iran has been persistently trying to create the solid base for the development of bilateral relations. However, the role of the economic factor in building up of these relations is still substantially underestimated and neglected. Moreover, for the last five years, the volume of trade between the two countries was instable and its dynamics have predominantly been negative. Yet, at the same time the Russian-Iranian economic relations possess certain positive ...