|Iranian businesses seeking to lease farmland in Ukraine to grow grains|
Journal Staff Report
Iranian businesses are interested in leasing of Ukrainian farmland for planting wheat, corn, soybeans, rapeseeds and other crops, according to a posting on the website of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Ukraine. "The initial figure for leasing is 5,000 ha. The ambitious project is intended to provide the Persian Gulf market with agricultural products, as there is a high need in them on this market," the chamber said after a meeting of its leaders with a delegation from Iran.