EghtesadOnline: With domestic and international demand rising at a rapid pace, investment in the key petrochemical industry, now around $80 billion, will reach $108 billion by 2027, managing director of the National Petrochemical Company said.
EghtesadOnline: Three petrochemical plants costing $1.1 billion were launched in the western provinces on Thursday.
EghtesadOnline: Jam Petrochemical Company in Asalouyeh, Bushehr Province, has set a new record in producing a polyethylene grade, HD-52518, at its linear low-density polyethylene (LLDPE) unit.
EghtesadOnline: The project to eliminate the volatile organic compounds emissions from a wastewater treatment unit at Tabriz Petrochemical Plant in East Azarbaijan Province has been launched as the company moves to help protect the environment and become more eco-friendly.
EghtesadOnline: Petrochemical Research and Technology Company has been granted a patent from the European Union for developing technology to convert methanol to propylene (MTP), the managing director said.
EghtesadOnline: Petrochemical companies in Iran produced 30 million tons in the last fiscal that ended in March, of which 22 million tons were sold in global markets, managing director of National Petrochemical Company said.
EghtesadOnline: To expand the value-added chain in the petrochemical sector, the first phase of Bushehr Petrochemical Company in Pars Special Economic Energy Zone (PSEEZ), southeast of Bushehr Province, became operational on Monday.
EghtesadOnline: Kimia Pars Middle East Petrochemical Complex in Asalouyeh, which started production at the end of spring, is trying to increase output for the export market, the managing director 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 oil minister has asked petrochemical companies to supply raw materials for products needed for battling the coronavirus.