Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani in a meeting with North Korea's Supreme People's Assembly (SPA) Presidium Kim Yong Nam voiced Tehran's preparedness to increase mutual cooperation with Pyongyang in different fields, FNA reported.
During the meeting held in Tehran on Saturday evening, the two officials explored avenues for the further expansion of trade ties between Iran and North Korea, and underlined the two parliaments' role in facilitating friendly ties between the two sides.
Larijani said Iran is fully prepared to improve cooperation with North Korea in different fields including industry, trade, technology, investment in infrastructures, mine extraction, and exports of agricultural equipments, and added that Iran's private sector enjoys proper a capability to export technical and engineering services to the East Asian state.
Yong Nam, too, said that his country supports Iranian private sector's presence in different economic and industrial fields in North Korea.
He also said the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) supports Iran's right to access peaceful nuclear technology.