Iran, Russia May Agree to Trade in Local Currencies ‘Very Soon’

Dethroning of the petrodollar continues:

 

Tehran and Moscow may reach an official agreement on carrying out transactions in national currencies “very soon,” Hossein Yaghoubi Miab, the director general of the international affairs department of Iran’s Central Bank, told Sputnik.

ST PETERSBURG (Sputnik) – Russia has recently started to actively promote financial agreements with Iranian and Chinese bankers in a bid to shift bilateral trading to national currencies to reduce their dependence on the US dollar. Continue reading