Iran Commerce Chamber Urges Speedy Implementation of SPV

Iran-Finland relations vis-a-vis US sanctions regime, cooperation between the Iranian and European small- and medium-sized enterprises, the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action and a planned special purpose vehicle (SPV) were the main topics discussed by a European delegation in Tehran.

Visiting chairwoman of the European Parliament’s delegation for relations with Iran, Tarja Cronberg, who has also served as Finland’s labor minister, and Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture President Gholamhossein Shafei, held a wide-ranging talks on Tuesday.

The two sides highlighted the importance of the speedy implementation of SPV, the special payment channel created by Europe as part of its efforts to keep trade flowing with Iran in defiance of US sanctions, ICCIMA reported on its website.