EghtesadOnline: Major Iranian steelmakers exported a total of 3.88 million tons of semi-finished and finished steel products during the first seven months of the current fiscal year (March 21-Oct. 22) to register a year-on-year contraction of 3%, latest data released by the Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization show.
EghtesadOnline: A total of 793.26 trillion rials ($5.41 billion) worth of investments were made in industrial units for which establishment permits were issued during the first five months of the current Iranian year (March 21-Aug. 22), while 304.13 trillion rials ($2.07 billion) were invested in projects for which operating licenses were issued during the period.
EghtesadOnline: Iranian steel mills produced a total of 18.52 million tons of crude steel during the first nine months of 2018, up 20% compared with last year’s corresponding period.
EghtesadOnline: Iran's trade surplus of mineral products increased notably to reach $3.5 billion at the end of the first half of the current fiscal year on Sept. 22, the latest official data show.
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.