EghtesadOnline: Iran' cement production in the first six months of the current fiscal year (started March 20) reached 35.63 million tons, which shows an increase of 14.4% compared with the same period of last year.
EghtesadOnline: As of March 2018, Iraq used to be the main export destination of Iranian cement, but it is more than a year now since the neighboring country suspended imports of this construction material from Iran.
EghtesadOnline: A total of 5.84 tons of cement worth $128 million were exported from Iran during the first four months of the current Iranian year (March 20-Aug. 21), according to the spokesperson of the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration.
EghtesadOnline: More than 17.5 million tons of cement and clinker were exported from Iran in the last fiscal year (March 2019-20), registering a 32% growth compared with the previous year, according to the head of Cement Employers Association.
EghtesadOnline: The sharp rise in household gas consumption due to the cold weather has resulted in cutting gas supply to other sectors, including cement factories and power plants. In the past week feedstock (natural gas) supply to some petrochemical plants was reduced or completely cut off.
EghtesadOnline: Iran produced 41.5 million tons of cement during the first eight months of the current fiscal year (March 21-Nov. 21) to register an increase of more than 10% compared with last year’s corresponding period, the Persian economic daily Donya-e-Eqtesad reported, citing data from the Ministry of Industries, Mining and Trade.
EghtesadOnline: Following plans to sustain and stabilize natural gas supply to households in the winter season, the National Iranian Gas Company has cut gas delivery to cement factories across the country.
EghtesadOnline: A total of 24.37 million tons of cement were produced in Iran during the first five months of the current Iranian year (March 21-Aug. 22), registering an increase of 0.6% compared with last year’s corresponding period.
EghtesadOnline: More than 25.17 million tons of cement were produced in Iran during the first five months of the current Iranian year (March 21-Aug. 22), which shows a 4.8% increase compared with the similar period of last year, the secretary of Iran's Cement Association said.
EghtesadOnline: Iran held on to its ranking as the world’s 10th biggest cement producer in 2018, although the country’s production declined by 1.85% compared with 2017 to stand at 53 million tons, a report published by the United States Geological Survey shows.