Between January 4th and 5th, the Minister for Foreign Affairs visited Tehran with a large business delegations on a total of 58 Danish companies. The Danish commercial-delegation visit happens at a time when both the political and commercial focus on Iran, never has been greater.

In general, the visit was a great success for the Danish companies, which were greeted by an overwhelming Iranian interest and demand for cooperation with Danish companies.

During the visit, the Minister for Foreign Affairs Kristian Jensen had a number of constructive political meetings with President Rouhani, Minister for Foreign Affairs Zarif, and the Chairman of Majlis Larijani, the Secretary of the Supreme National Security Council Shamkhani, as well as a number of relevant ministers for Danish business.

The entire visit was characterized by a great Danish-Iranian optimism, and everyone agreed that with the coming sanction-lifts, Iran really is: The Next Big Thing.