This year (Iranian year) Iran expects to produce over 400 tons of saffron.
Saffron is planted in most of Iran’s provinces. 80% of the country’s output comes from Razavi Khorasan Province. The latter has 80,000 hectares of saffron fields. About 200,000 families are involved in saffron production in Iran.
Every Iranian uses less than 1 grams of saffron per year.
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Saffron prices in USD for the last 30 days. EXW Iran
Majority of the world’s saffron comes from Iran. Therefore Iran sets the pace for saffron prices in the world. Generally speaking, for commercial buyers saffron
Poor marketing, droughts, difficult lending sector and sanctions make it difficult to sell the Iranian saffron properly. Crocus sativus plant has three to four saffron
Usually saffron price starts to increase during the end of Iranian year (that is March 21). Prices rise about 10 percent during the period. But
1. Real quality saffron should be crunchy and dry between your fingers. After rubbing it should leave yellow color on your fingers. 2. Smell. Genuine
Majority of the world’s saffron comes from Iran. When buying saffron from Iran in bulk, the prices start from 700 USD per kg for lower