A short overview of the history and development of the
central union of rural and
agricultural cooperatives of Iran.
After establishing the
unions of rural cooperatives in cities , there was a need to establish the central
union centered in Tehran .subsequently the by -law provided and was approved in 29/10/1976 in
general assembly and in 25/2/1977 under the No. 28348 was registered in office
for registration of firms and practically at the same year with 168 unions all
through the country and with RLS 42080000 as the first investment consisting
4208 share of RLS 10000 and the
objectives which were previously assigned in By- law, started its activities
that the most important of these activities are as follow:
Provision and supplying of agricultural inputs including seeds,
fertilizers, pesticides and machinery, tools and appliances for food and other necessities
On the other hand, and during the constraint war and
according to the happened situation ,its activities increased and other
responsibilities such as distributing the quota goods , distribution of awards wheat plan, and distribution of goods and commodities to the
rural couple were added to the central union activities
.Now the head office is placed in Tehran ; No.514,Felestin Shomali,St. and its realm of operation is all through the country of Iran.
In 1378 ,after
Unions of provinces rural Cooperatives the
capital of city cooperatives was moved to the provinces Unions and currently it has 31 main members of the province
unions and at the
end of the year 1390 its capital is more than Miliyard Rials 17.