In last recent years Iran has been leading dates fruit producer in the world with an annual production of 900000 metric tons from 218000 ha of cultivated Land.
Date palms grown mainly in South, South East, and South West of the country.

Commercially important Varieties in Iran:
There are about 400 varieties known in Iran, but only few of them are commercially important.

Yekta Tejarat CO supplying and exporting 5 kind of Dates:

• Mazafati Fresh Dates
• Kabkab Dates
• Sayer Dates Pitted and Un-pitted
• Zahedi Dates
• piarom date


MAZAFATI FRESH DATES This fresh date grows in Kerman area. We selected for you our best ones, naturally growned and harvested with no treatment or any addition! Their color is brown to black, with an extra soft. Natural soft caramel and chocolate reminder could be a description of the taste of this delicious fruit. The Mazafati is one of the most famous and best tasting varieties of dates Excellent to eat as they are, in addition of smoothies, for an original sauce salad or part of a main meal. They will provide you fiber, sugar and good taste for your amazing desserts… the way to enjoy these dates is beyond our imagination. ***Produced in Bam and Jiroft located in Kerman and Sistan and Balochestan of Iran. This kind is wet and its color can vary from light brown to dark brown.


Kabkab Dates is round in size, and the color varies from light brown to dark brown. It is soft in nature with moisture under %18. Harvest Time is Mid September. Kabkabs grow in Fars regions and used pitted or unpitted for direct consumption and/or industrial purposes. ***Produced in Boshehr, Fars and Yazd. It is wet and light brown.


Sayer date This semi dried date grows in Khuzestan state and has dark brown color and round around size. This kind is available in pitted or un-pitted forms for direct consumption and/or for industrial purposes. Iranian Sayer Dates are sorted according to their size as below: Select: Max 75-85 pcs/lb GAQ: Max 90-100 pcs/lb FAQ: Max 110-115 pcs/lb ***Produced in Dashtestan located in Boshehr and Khozestan. This is dry and its color is luteous.


ZAHEDI DATE Zahedi Dates is one the dry varieties of the date in most regions of Iran, however, in some regions it is known as a semi-dried date. It is also called as Ghasab in some areas of Iran.The date is produced in Khuzestan, Fars, Booshehr and Kermanshah provinces, but the main production is in a region called Poshtkooh in Bushehr Province.the Date is dry fruit with yellow color ,meaty and so delicious which its moisture is less than other kinds of Date fruits. Zahedi Date is not sweet and because of this is suited for those who don’t like sweet taste.The Date has high Folate content which is beneficial and so necessary for blood circulation and the new medical studies has proven that Dates such as Zahedi Date work as an appetizer and is useful for health mouth and lips and can be used to relieve nervous tensions! ***Produced in Dashtestan located in Boshehr and Khozestan. This is dry and its color is luteous.


Produced in Hajiabad located in south of Iran. It is semi dry and meaty and its color is dark brown.