EghtesadOnline: The magnitude of how damaged the energy industry is came into full view on April 20 when the benchmark price of U.S. oil futures, which had never dropped below $10 a barrel in its nearly 40-year history, plunged to a previously unthinkable minus $38 a barrel.
EghtesadOnline: GDP figures for the first quarter of 2020 are slowly rolling in and the impact the coronavirus has had on economies around the world is fairly catastrophic.
EghtesadOnline: Iran produces 1 million tons of eggs annually, says the head of Iran Veterinary Organization, adding that the country is the world’s 10th biggest egg producer.
EghtesadOnline: Iran is the world’s biggest producer of damask rose, accounting for 70% of the global production, according to the executive manager of the Agriculture Ministry's National Medicinal Plants Project.
EghtesadOnline: Severe flooding that hit Iran in March and April was the world's ninth costliest weather disaster of 2019, according to insurance broker Aon (formerly called Aon Benfield).
EghtesadOnline: Data released by the World Federation of Exchanges ranks Tehran Stock Exchange and Iran Fara Bourse as world's second and third best-performing exchanges in terms of the annual growth in their main index in 2019.
EghtesadOnline: Iranian steelmakers registered the third highest growth in the world last year.
EghtesadOnline: Iran produces more than 80,000 tons of honey every year, Agricultural Ministry officials said during a ceremony held to unveil achievements in the beekeeping industry recently.
EghtesadOnline: More than 23 years have passed since the World Trade Organization received Iran’s application for accession on July 19, 1996.
EghtesadOnline: Iranian steel mills produced a total of 23.64 million tons of crude steel during the first 11 months of 2019 (January to November), which indicate a 5.3% rise compared with the corresponding period of 2018, the latest report released by the World Steel Association shows.