Bandar Torkaman

Bandar Torkaman

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Bandar Torkaman formerly Bandar Shah is a port in Golestan province, Iran on the Caspian Sea. It is approximately 375 km (233 mi) from Tehran and had an estimated population of 126,000 in 2006. Some 3 km (1.9 mi) east of Bandar Turkaman is the famous Ashooradeh Island. The economy is mainly based on Agriculture, handicrafts, and animal husbandry, fishing, and tourism, with 50 percent of Iranian caviar being extracted near this port and where the Iranian Ashouradeh Island is located, which attracts many tourists. Bandar Torkaman is also called "Cotton Island." Cotton is grown abundantly in the harbor which makes Bandar Turkman a strategic cotton-cultivator in the country.show more

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  • Paperback | 140 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 8mm | 213g
  • Dict
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136677350
  • 9786136677354