EghtesadOnline: Iran has the capacity to extract 32.5 million tons of copper ores per year, making it the world's eighth biggest country in this respect, says Ardeshir Sa'd-Mohammadi, managing director of the National Iranian Copper Industries Company.
EghtesadOnline: A total of 470 million tons of minerals were extracted in Iran in the last fiscal year (ended March 19, 2020), says Minister of Industries, Mining and Trade Reza Rahmani, adding that the figure is expected to exceed 500 million tons this year (March 2020-21).
EghtesadOnline: Around 8.5 million tons of gold were extracted from Iranian mines during the last fiscal year that ended on March 19, 2020, according to the head of Iran's Mine House.
EghtesadOnline: Transforming traditional wells into smart wells in Sabzevar, Khorasan Razavi Province, has helped reduce extraction of underground water by 20%, head of the provincial water company said.
EghtesadOnline: Major Iranian lead and zinc producers extracted 508,719 tons of ores during the first six months of the current Iranian year (March 21-Sept. 22), the Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization’s latest report shows.
EghtesadOnline: The Research Institute of Petroleum Industry is implementing several projects in the fields of oil exploration, drilling, extraction, catalyst production and energy saving, the head of RIPI said.
EghtesadOnline: Extraction from renewable water resources in Khorasan Razavi Province has reached petrifying levels, the head of provincial Water Company said.
EghtesadOnline: Every year 50 billion cubic meters of water is extracted from groundwater sources in Iran, a water expert said.
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.
EghtesadOnline: Major Iranian lead and zinc producers extracted 884,478 tons of ores during the nine months to Dec. 21, which indicates a 24% rise in production compared with last year’s similar period, the Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization’s latest report shows.