EghtesadOnline: China has taken fewer shipments of iron ore from Iran over August and September, according to Refinitiv Eikon data, as additional export tariffs due to be imposed by Tehran have dampened risk appetites in the world's biggest steelmaker.
EghtesadOnline: While rural electrification rate in the world is 76% (based on United Nations data), the figure is almost 100% in Iran, Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian said.
EghtesadOnline: A total of 475.14 billion rials ($4.16 million) in environmental spending was made in 5,353 active mines during the fiscal 2017-18, the Statistical Center of Iran's latest report shows.
EghtesadOnline: Iran will invest $40 billion in the petrochemical sector to increase annual output from the current 66 million tons to 133 million tons over six years, managing director of the National Petrochemical Company told reports on Monday.
EghtesadOnline: Pipe laying work for the ninth Iran Gas Trunkline (IGAT-9) is over, director of District 7 of Iran’s Gas Transmission Company said.
EghtesadOnline: Iran's major steelmakers produced a total of 5.83 million tons of finished steel products, including hot- and cold-rolled coils, rebar, beams, pipes and wide, galvanized sheets during the first five months of the current fiscal year (March 21-Aug. 22) to register a 9% growth year-on-year.
EghtesadOnline: Power consumption fell below 40,000 megawatts at the weekend after 127 days as temperatures dropped across the country.
EghtesadOnline: Isfahan Power Plant in the eponymous central province will soon get treated wastewater for its cooling towers, managing director of the provincial electric company said.
EghtesadOnline: With a total of 887,543 tons of exports in the first five months of the current fiscal year (March 21-Aug. 22) and 174,772 tons in the fifth month (July 23-Aug. 22), Khouzestan Steel Company was Iran's biggest exporter of steel during the period under review.
EghtesadOnline: Major Iranian aluminum producers' output during the first five months of the current Iranian year (March 21-Aug. 22) stood at 103,593 tons, which indicates a 32% decrease compared with last year's corresponding period, the Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization's latest report shows.