EghtesadOnline: Three petrochemical projects became operational in the past week and will help complete the value chain of the key industry as the country gradually moves away from an oil economy to exporting value-added products.
EghtesadOnline: As major oil companies prepare to spend billions on renewable energy assets to stay relevant in a low-carbon future, the industry’s patchy track record on takeovers is red flag for some investors.
EghtesadOnline: Fifty research projects are underway at subsidiaries of the Persian Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company, director of planning and development said Wednesday.
EghtesadOnline: A few dots near the bottom corner of the world map in the southern Atlantic, the Falkland Islands were once at the forefront of a new era for the oil industry as companies scoured the planet for resources.
EghtesadOnline: With the launch of 13 petrochemical projects by March, Iran’s petrochemical production capacity will reach 90 million tons per year from the current 70 million tons.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s auto part production sector is having a hard time procuring the raw material and key parts from foreign sources due to the restrictive US sanctions, an industry insider said.
EghtesadOnline: There is no problem in the production and allocation of urea fertilizer quotas, director of Iran's Association of Petrochemical Industry Corporation said.
EghtesadOnline: The three priorities of the gas industry is people’s welfare, injection into oil wells to increase efficiency, and use in industries. Export of gas is down the line in fourth place, a spokesman of the Iranian Oil, Gas and Petrochemical Products Exporters' Union said.
EghtesadOnline: The National Iranian Copper Industries Company and its subsidiaries, including Sungun Complex, Miduk Complex and Sarcheshmeh Copper Complex, produced an aggregate of 310,076 tons of copper concentrate during the first three months of the current Iranian year (March 20-June 20) to register a 3% growth compared with last year’s similar period.
EghtesadOnline: Iran has been reducing the export of iron ore in the past few years in line with plans to curb the export of unprocessed minerals and encourage the mining industry to create added value, Deputy Minister of Industries, Mining and Trade Dariush Esmaeili said.