EghtesadOnline: The second phase of South Kaveh Steel Company with a steel ingot production capacity of 1.2 million tons was inaugurated on Saturday in a ceremony attended by First Vice President Es’haq Jahangiri in Persian Gulf Special Economic Zone, located in the port city of Bandar Abbas in Hormozgan Province, according to the company’s CEO.
EghtesadOnline: A new contractor has been appointed by Russia for the construction of a 1400-megawatt Power Plant in Sirik County, Hormozgan Province, the energy minister said in Tehran said Tuesday without naming the new contractor.
EghtesadOnline: While most power plants in Iran use gas to generate electricity, Bandar Abbas Thermal Power Station is among the few still using mazut as the main feedstock and is a major source of air pollution in the capital of southern Hormozgan Province, director general of Hormozgan Provincial Directorate of Department of Environment said.
EghtesadOnline: The first phase of a gas condensate loading and export facility became operational on Thursday in Dayrestan, a village in Shahab District, Qeshm Island in Hormozgan Province.
EghtesadOnline: South Pars Gas Complex produces 650,000 barrels of gas condensates per day, a major part (500,000 barrels) of which is piped to the Persian Gulf Star Refinery in Hormozgan Province to be converted into gasoline, deputy managing director of the complex said.
EghtesadOnline: The third phase of Shahid Rajaee Port’s development project is being carried at full-throttle with an investment of 12 quadrillion rials ($53.69 million), according to the newly-appointed director general of Hormozgan Province’s Ports and Maritime Organization.
EghtesadOnline: Two truckers have left Shahid Rajaee Port in the southern Hormozgan Province to Uzbekistan via Afghanistan to mark the first successful TIR pilot operation along the Iran-Afghanistan-Uzbekistan corridor, Mostafa Ayati, an official with the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration, said on Monday.
EghtesadOnline: The KTAI corridor, which has recently been launched following last week’s first successful TIR pilot operation from Shahid Rajaee Port in the southern Hormozgan Province to Kyrgyzstan, offers a shorter route from Iran to Central Asia.
EghtesadOnline: A total of 528 container vessels berthed at Shahid Rajaee Port in the southern Hormozgan Province during the first four months of the current Iranian year (March 20-July 21), which shows a 14% rise compared with the similar period of last year.
EghtesadOnline: The first successful TIR pilot operation involved land freight transportation from Shahid Rajaee Port in the southern Hormozgan Province to Kyrgyzstan via Afghanistan and Tajikistan—the so-called KTAI (Kyrgyzstan-Tajikistan-Afghanistan-Iran) corridor.