EghtesadOnline: President Hassan Rouhani said Sunday the country has become self-sufficient in the production of natural gas, gasoline and diesel and has started exporting the three fuels.
EghtesadOnline: Exports from South Pars Gas Field off the Persian Gulf in the eighth month of the fiscal year (Oct. 23-Nov. 23) increased by 39% in volume compared to the same period last year, head of the customs office of Pars Special Economic Energy Zone said on Wednesday.
EghtesadOnline: Despite the 25% customs duty imposed on the export of iron ore, the export of raw materials used in steelmaking is continuing and the duties have not discouraged exporters at all, the managing director of Esfahan Steel Company said.
EghtesadOnline: The latest rationing and doubling of gasoline prices that started out of the blue last Friday (Nov. 15) will annually generate up to $5.5 billion in export revenue for the government, a board member of the Iranian Oil, Gas and Petrochemical Products Exporters’ Association said.
EghtesadOnline: In line with plans to attract investments for green energy projects, the private sector has been authorized to export electricity generated via renewables, head of Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Organization said Tuesday.
EghtesadOnline: Lack of a roadmap for long-term engineering services’ export has hurt domestic businesses in this sector over the past few years, vice president of Iran Electrical Industry Syndicate said.
EghtesadOnline: Expanding gas export via pipelines is not on the agenda for now but export of liquefied natural gas should be a distinct priority, a former secretary general of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum said.
EghtesadOnline: Reviving the gasoline rationing system with two rates can help curtail rampant smuggling and help boost exports, a board member of the Iranian Oil, Gas and Petrochemical Products Exporters’ Association said.
EghtesadOnline: Iran exported agricultural products worth $5 billion in the first half of the current fiscal year (March 21-Sept. 22), around 50% of which, amounting over $2.5 billion, pertained to orchard crops.
EghtesadOnline: The Export Price Index, an indicator measuring the overall change in prices of exported goods and services, (using the year ending March 2012 as a base year), stood at 441.4 in Iran for the first quarter of the current Iranian year (March 21-June 21) in rial terms, registering a 13.6% increase compared with the previous quarter and a 95.1% rise compared with the same quarter of last year.