EghtesadOnline: The Ministry of Industries, Mining and Trade's review of the first two months of the current Iranian year (March 20-May 20) shows the output of nine industrial products (out of 22) saw growth during the period compared with the corresponding period of the year before.
A total of 118,000 washing machines were produced during the two months, up by 144% compared with last year’s corresponding period.
Acrylic fiber production stood at 1,300 tons to register a year-on-year increase of around 95.1%.
Production of television sets rose by 49.9% to 109,200 vehicles.
A total of 140,200 cubic meters of particle boards were produced during the period under review, indicating a 30% YOY rise.
Production of auto tires totaled 39,700, up by 26.6% YOY.
More than 81,400 tons of mineral oil were produced in two months, indicating a 15% growth YOY.
Petrochemical production rose by 5.6% YOY to 10.11 million tons, followed by pickup trucks that increased by 5.5% to reach 8,400 vehicles.
Production of detergent powder reached 91,000 tons, up by 0.7% YOY.