According to deputy head of the National Saffron Council Gholam Reza 152 tons of saffron, valued at USD 240 million have been exported from Razavi Khorasan province during 21.03-21.11.2018. This is 32 percent increase in terms of weight and 46 percent increase in terms of value, if compared to the same period last year. Price of saffron has fluctuated a lot during the last year.
source: (15.12.2018). “Saffron exports value up by 46% in first 8 months.” MEHR NEWS AGENCY. Retrieved from: www.mehrnews.com