EghtesadOnline: Completing the value-added petrochemical production chain in petrochemical sector can help cut import of strategic commodities like propylene and also develop the key downstream sector, managing director of the state-owned National Petrochemical Company said.
EghtesadOnline: Three petrochemical companies in southern Iran have been collaborating with domestic catalyst producers and knowledge-based firms to indigenize catalysts.
EghtesadOnline: Construction of Eslamabad-e-Gharb Petrochemical Plant in Kermanshah Province started Saturday. It will be the first to produce polypropylene from natural gas.
EghtesadOnline: Construction of the BZN2 catalyst unit in Kermanshah Polymer Complex in western Kermanshah Province started on Saturday.
EghtesadOnline: Iran's petrochemical industry is moving ahead as data show an upswing in production in recent months from last year's corresponding period, director of production control department at the National Petrochemical Company said.
EghtesadOnline: Fifty research projects are underway at subsidiaries of the Persian Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company, director of planning and development said Wednesday.
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: Construction of Masjed Soleyman Petrochemical Company's ammonium and urea units in Khuzestan Province is almost over and will come online by the end of the current fiscal year (March 2021), director of the project said.
EghtesadOnline: The 55 petrochemical companies in Iran produced 31 million tons of products in the last fiscal (ended in March) and exports generated $9.5 billion, managing director of National Petrochemical Company said.
EghtesadOnline: Iran will have produced $215 million worth of catalysts for the petrochemical industry by 2022, managing director of the Petrochemical Research and Technology Company said.