Astara port inaugurated. The port is located in the South West of Caspian Sea. It is very close to Common Wealth of Independent States, CIS. CIS states include Russia, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Kazakhstan, Belarus, Moldova, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan. Turkmenistan and Ukraine are unofficial member states. Iran’s Managing Director of Ports and maritime Organization was there and discussed the annual capacity of the port.