EghtesadOnline: Twenty percent of manufacturing units located in industrial towns across Iran have been hit by recession, a deputy minister of industries, mining and trade said.
EghtesadOnline: Third phase of the Persian Gulf Star Refinery in Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan Province, was launched Monday in the presence of President Hassan Rouhani and Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh.
EghtesadOnline: Expansion of the petrochemical sector has continued as planned and $24 billion has been invested in development projects since 2014, National Petrochemical Company's deputy for investment said.
EghtesadOnline: Major Iranian copper complexes produced a total of 997,535 tons of copper concentrate during the 10 months to Jan. 20 to register an increase of 4% year-on-year.
EghtesadOnline: The output of Iran's major aluminum producers stood at an aggregate of 267,053 tons during the 10 months to Jan. 20, which indicates a 5% decline compared with last year's corresponding period, the Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization reported.
EghtesadOnline: Due to government funding constraints and financial pressures, private companies have taken on the mantle of developing renewable energy, head of Iran's Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Organization (SATBA) said.
EghtesadOnline: Ethane production capacity in Asaluyeh in the southern Bushehr Province will rise by 2 million tons per annum upon the inauguration of four new phases of the South Pars Gas Field in Persian Gulf in March.
EghtesadOnline: The first phase of Masjed Soleyman Petrochemical Company's ammonium and urea units development plan in Khuzestan Province has registered 90% work-in-progress and is expected to come on stream in four months, head of National Petrochemical Company said Saturday.
EghtesadOnline: A total of 38.16 million tons of iron ore concentrate were produced in Iran during the 10 months to Jan. 20 to register a 21% growth compared with last year's similar period.
EghtesadOnline: Major lead and zinc producers extracted 938,503 tons of ore during the ten months to January 20 -- up 21% compared to last year’s similar period, the Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization said in a report.