The director general of Tariffs Office at Iran's PMO, Khosro Saraei, and Head of Maritime Safety Department at the State Maritime Administration of Azerbaijan Vamik Rahimov discussed development of mutual cooperation.
the two sides hold an online meeting and exchanged views on the latest state of bilateral cooperation in the field of maritime transport and stressed the need to further increase the flow of goods between the two countries' ports in the Caspian Sea.
They also conferred on the on goings between the two neighboring countries in the field of ports as well as preparation of drafts of some documents for the development of future maritime cooperation.
Also, Iran's Ambassador to Baku, Abbas Mousavi made a number of remarks during the opening ceremony of the meeting.
He called the Caspian Sea as the sea of “peace, good neighborliness, friendship and cooperation.”
He, moreover, highlighted that the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Republic of Azerbaijan, as two coastal states of the Caspian Sea, have many religious, cultural and historical commonalities, and the Caspian Sea has provided countless capacities and opportunities for cooperation between the two countries.
To achieve the desired result, the two countries' efforts and cooperation in the sectors of energy, economy, shipping, fishing, tourism and marine sciences must be multiplied, he added.