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Saffron Price Has Increased in 2018

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:


Iran Saffron Production In 2018

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