EghtesadOnline: Major Iranian steelmakers exported a total of 3.51 million tons of semi-finished and finished steel products during the first six months of the current fiscal year (March 21-Sept. 22) to register a year-on-year contraction of 1.3%.
EghtesadOnline: Investments in the construction and development of power plants cannot meet the increasing nationwide demand if current consumption patterns persist, the energy minister said Thursday.
EghtesadOnline: Iran has resumed supplying electricity to neighbors after meeting its domestic peak demand during the hot summer season.
EghtesadfOnline: Non-ferrous metals and mining industries in Iran have remained relatively underrated, considering their notable share of non-oil exports—a major focus for the country, especially in view of the reimposition of US sanctions.
EghtesadOnline: Aluminum production by Iran’s major producers reached 151,691 tons during the five-month period (March 21-Aug. 22), registering a growth of 10% compared with the same period of 2017, the Iranian Mines & Mining Industries Development & Renovation Organization announced in an official statement.
EghtesadOnline: In a water-stressed country like Iran generating electricity via thermal power plants which consume massive amounts of water cannot be a viable option anymore.
EghtesadOnline: Iranian steel mills produced a total of 16.43 million tons of crude steel during the first eight months of 2018, up 21.6% compared with last year’s corresponding period.
EghtesadOnline: After experiencing four consecutive quarters of growth, the Industrial Production Index for large manufacturing units in Iran registered a downturn during the first quarter of the current fiscal year that ended on June 21, new data released by the Central Bank of Iran show.
EghtesadOnline: Major Iranian copper producers produced 488,859 tons of copper concentrate during the first five months of the current fiscal year (March 21-Aug. 22), which indicates a 12% growth compared with last year’s corresponding period.
EghtesadOnline: Iran exported more than 25.47 million tons of mineral products worth over $4.41 billion during the first five months of the current fiscal year (March 21-Aug. 22), down 9.2% in tonnage and up 12% in value compared with the last fiscal year's corresponding period.