EghtesadOnline: More than 17 million tons of non-oil products worth $6.59 million were exported from Khuzestan Province during the first 11 months of the current Iranian year (March 21, 2017-Feb. 19), showing a 10% and 14% growth in weight and value respectively compared with the corresponding period of last year.
EghtesadOnline: Rice cultivation in the southern Khuzestan Province will be banned as of the upcoming crop year starting on March 21, the deputy head of Khuzestan Agricultural Jihad Organization said.
EghtesadOnline: Non-oil exports from the southwestern Khuzestan Province during the first 10 months of the current Iranian year (started March 21, 2017) stood at 15.4 million tons worth 197.7 trillion rials ($5.89 billion), registering a 10% and 23% growth in weight and value respectively year-on-year.
EghtesadOnline: Non-oil exports from Iran's Khuzestan province have increased by 30 percent in value over the past seven months to October 22, compared to the figure for the similar period last year.
EghtesadOnline: The National Iranian South Oil Company is appraising the proposals of foreign and domestic oil firms for developing four oilfields in the southern oil-rich province of Khuzestan, the company's chief executive officer said, hoping that the first deal will be signed by the yearend.
EghtesadOnline: The Khuzestan Governorate last week signed preliminary agreements with investors from Poland and Denmark to expand wind farms in the southern Khuzestan Province.
EghtesadOnline: First Vice President Es'haq Jahangiri has given the nod to the use of foreign financing, in view of the government's limited financial resources, to fund two public projects: pumping water to the northern parts of Khuzestan Province and constructing three hospitals, one each in the cities of Tehran, Shiraz and Tabriz.
EghtesadOnline: A delegation of Indonesia's state-owned oil and gas company Pertamina is scheduled to meet with representatives of the National Iranian Oil Company in Tehran to discuss technical issues pertaining to a potential agreement to develop Abteymour and Mansouri oilfields, deputy oil minister for international affairs said.
EghtesadOnline: In line with efforts to boost production from hydrocarbon reserves in Khuzestan Province, plans are in place to raise recovery factor from the oilfields in the region by a maximum of 20%, managing director of the National Iranian South Oil Company said.
EghtesadOnline: Iran issued the much-needed investment license for a joint venture to build a wind farm in Arvand Free Trade Zone, which will be financed by the German company eab New Energy GmbH, managing director of Khuzestan Regional Electricity Company said.