He also said Tehran expects the European countries to bring forward a practical package of proposals to salvage Iranian nuclear deal, also known as JCPOA, after the USA pull-out in May.
China has however agreed it will not increase oil imports from Iran, in a move which would directly challenge the USA blockade.
But US President Donald Trump made a decision to reimpose punishing sanctions against Iran, whom he has accused of posing a security threat.
Iran has been furious over U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to pull out of an worldwide agreement on Iran's nuclear program and re-impose sanctions on Tehran.
Iran Air announced it would take delivery of five ATR aircraft from the French-Italian firm on Sunday, sneaking under the wire before the sanctions return.
The Chinese position comes as the debate over the Iranian deal butts up against tense U.S.
Saudi Arabia, Russia, Kuwait and the UAE have increased production to help to compensate for an anticipated shortfall in Iranian crude supplies once planned USA sanctions take effect later this year.
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The matter is awkward for Germany because the government is also committed to keeping alive the 2015 deal it, along with the United States and other world powers, signed with Iran which provides incentives in exchange for Tehran not pursuing a nuclear weapon.
In May, Trump controversially pulled America out of the nuclear deal Obama agreed with Iran in 2015.
Iran had hoped the lifting of sanctions would allow it to replace its aging commercial airline fleet, but the US withdrawal has halted billion-dollar deals struck with Airbus and Boeing.
While the Trump administration has said it wants to cut Iranian oil exports to zero by November 4, most analysts viewed that target as unlikely.
Iran wants guarantees from Europe to maintain banking cooperation and investments in Iran's oil fields as well as continuation of cooperation between Iranian and European small and medium-sized enterprises, Qasemi noted.
The exercise was held with aim of "controlling and maintaining the security of the global waterway of the Persian Gulf and the Strait of Hormuz, and to proportionately counter any threats by the enemy", semiofficial Tasnim news agency reported. He did not elaborate.