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  • Iran-Belarus 2019-05-14 19:46

    Tehran, Minsk discuss expansion of trade ties

    TEHRAN - Masoud Khansari, the head of Tehran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (TCCIMA), and Belarusian Ambassador to Tehran Yury Lazarchik met on Monday to discuss potentials of the two counties for economic cooperation.

  • Shah Mahmood Qureishi 2019-05-14 19:45

    Pakistan to pay a heavy price if Iran takes legal action on IP: Pak min.

    TEHRAN – Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said on Tuesday that halting the multi-billion dollar Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline project is going to cost Pakistan a heavy penalty, IRNA reported.

  • New petrochemical projects 2019-05-14 19:43

    U.S. unable to halt Iranian petchem exports: MP

    TEHRAN - A member of Majlis energy committee said the U.S. cannot restrain Iran from exporting its petrochemicals to the global markets, Shana reported.

  • Iran-Iraq gas 2019-05-14 19:40

    Gas exports to Iraq to reach 40mcm/d: NIGC

    TEHRAN – The managing director of National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) said gas exports to Baghdad and Basra is going to rise to 40 million cubic meters per day (mcm/d) in the months to come.

  • thermal power plant 2019-05-13 22:28

    ‘Thermal power plants account for 95% of Iran’s power generation’

    TEHRAN – Thermal power plants are generating near 95 percent of Iran’s electricity, IRIB reported on Sunday, quoting a senior official with the country’s Thermal Power Plants Holding Company.

  • oil-pipeline 2019-05-13 22:26

    ‘Renovating oil industry’s pipelines, telecommunication equipment necessary’

    TEHRAN - The managing director of National Iranian Oil Refining and Distribution Company (NIORDC) has emphasized the need for renovation of the country’s oil pipelines and the industry’s telecommunication equipment, Shana reported.

  • water well 2019-05-13 22:20

    56,000 agricultural wells equipped with smart electricity meters

    TEHRAN – With 306,978 new agricultural wells being equipped with smart electricity meters, the number of such wells has reached 56,000 across the country, IRNA reported quoting an energy official.

  • CBI-ICCIMA 2019-05-13 21:26

    CBI governor holds talks with representatives of private sector

    TEHRAN – Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Governor Abdolnaser Hemmati held a meeting with the board of directors of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) on Sunday to discuss the government’s monetary policies regarding the private sector.

  • coal 2019-05-13 20:10

    Monthly coal concentrate output up 33% yr/yr

    TEHRAN- Production of coal concentrate in Iran increased 33 percent during the first Iranian calendar month of Farvardin (March 21-April 20, 2019) compared to the output in the first month of the previous year, IRIB reported on Monday citing the data released by Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO).

  • Textile 2019-05-13 19:58

    Value of textile exports rises 6% in a year

    TEHRAN- The value of Iran’s textile exports rose six percent during the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20, 2019), Afsaneh Mehrabi, director general of Textile and Clothing Industry Office at Ministry of Industry, Mining and Trade told IRNA on Sunday.

  • Iraq electricity 2019-05-13 19:54

    Iraq says no replacement for Iran’s electricity

    TEHRAN – Iraqi electricity minister said there is no alternative for Iran’s electricity in terms of volume, price or speed of delivery, Mehr news agency reported.

  • IP pipeline 2019-05-13 19:52

    Iran, Pakistan to hold talks over IP gas pipeline by early June

    TEHRAN – A high-ranking Iranian delegation is due to visit Islamabad in near future to discuss the stalled Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline project (known as IP), Mehr news agency reported on Monday, citing Pakistani daily Express Tribune.

  • wheat 2019-05-12 22:58

    ‘Annual wheat production expected to exceed 11m tons by Mar. 2020’

    TEHRAN - The managing director of Government Trading Corporation of Iran (GTC) announced on Sunday that the country’s wheat production is expected to exceed 11 million tons in the current Iranian calendar year (ends on March 19, 2020) and there would be no need for importing the grain.

  • Reza Rahmani 2019-05-12 22:46

    ‘Domestic manufacturing of auto parts should be seriously followed up’

    TEHRAN- The policy of domestic manufacturing of auto parts should be seriously followed up, Iranian Industry, Mining and Trade Minister Reza Rahmani said on Sunday.

  • Aras 2019-05-12 22:43

    Exports from Aras FTZ stands at $251m in a year

    TEHRAN- The value of exports from Aras Free Trade Zone in Iran’s East Azarbaijan Province stood at $251 million in the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20, 2019), IRNA quoted the managing director of Aras Free Trade Zone Organization as saying on Saturday.

  • IOOC 2019-05-12 20:10

    IOOC voices support for domestic production

    TEHRAN – The managing director of Iranian Offshore Oil Company (IOOC) has voiced his company’s readiness for establishing joint ventures with private manufacturers, Shana reported on Saturday.

  • aluminum 2019-05-12 19:47

    ‘Aluminum exports to neighbors not to be stopped’

    TEHRAN- Iran will not stop export of aluminum to its neighboring countries, the secretary general of Aluminum Industries Syndicate of Iran said in an interview conducted by the news portal of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA).

  • Sarqini 2019-05-12 19:17

    ‘Iran not concerned about U.S. sanctions on metals industry’

    TEHRAN- Iran is not much concerned about the United States’ recent sanctions on the country’s metal exports, as Iranian steel, copper and aluminum have already their own customers, according to Iran’s deputy minister of industry, mining and trade.

  • flood-oil filed 2019-05-12 19:14

    Oil production in Iran’s flood-stricken regions back to normal

    TEHRAN – Oil fields in flood-stricken regions of Khuzestan Province in southwestern Iran are once again operational and the production is back to normal, IRNA reported on Sunday.

  • petrochemical plants 2019-05-12 19:13

    PGPIC petchem exports not affected by U.S. sanctions: director

    TEHRAN – The managing director of Iran’s Persian Gulf Petrochemical Industries Trade Company (PGPIC) said the U.S. sanction haven’t had any effect on the petrochemical exports by this company.

  • IRENEX 2019-05-11 23:03

    Iran offers petrochemicals, naphtha at IRENEX

    TEHRAN – Iran has offered a variety of petrochemical products as well as 5,000 tons of light naphtha at the country’s Energy Stock Market (IRENEX), Fars news agency reported.

  • stock 2019-05-11 22:53

    Securities worth over $8.3b traded at TSE since March 21

    TEHRAN- Some 140.294 billion securities worth 352.259 trillion rials (about $8.387 billion) have been traded at Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE) since the beginning of current Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2019), IRIB reported.

  • Iranian oil fire 2019-05-11 20:11

    Blasted Iranian oil pipeline back in operation

    TEHRAN - The 42-inch Omidiyeh-Ahvaz oil pipeline, located in Iran’s southwestern Khuzestan Province is repaired and back to normal operation after it caught fire on Monday.

  • Chabahar 2019-05-11 20:03

    India’s 1st rice cargo for Afghanistan arrives at Chabahar Port

    TEHRAN – India’s first consignment of rice to Afghanistan which is due to be delivered through India-Iran-Afghanistan trade route, arrived at Chabahar Port, IRNA reported on Saturday, quoting a deputy with Afghanistan Chamber of Commerce and Industries (ACCI).

  • car 2019-05-11 20:01

    Over 42,000 cars manufactured in a month

    TEHRAN- Iranian carmakers manufactured 42,623 vehicles during the first Iranian calendar month of Farvardin (March 21-April 20, 2019), IRNA reported citing the data released by Industry, Mining and Trade Ministry.

  • steel 2019-05-11 20:00

    By: Ebrahim Fallahi

    U.S. sanctions Iran’s metals; what’s the impact?

    Earlier this week, in an attempt to [as the U.S. president Trump put it] “choke off the country’s largest non-petroleum related sources of export revenue", Washington imposed new sanctions on Iran's metals and minerals sectors.

  • steel 2019-05-10 21:59

    Steel projects with over 10m tons of capacity to be inaugurated by Mar. 2020

    TEHRAN- Iran will inaugurate steel projects with the capacity of at least 10 million tons during the current Iranian calendar year (ends on March 19, 2020), IRNA quoted Deputy Industry, Mining and Trade Minister Jafar Sarqini as saying.

  • Dejpasand 2019-05-10 20:18

    Iran to launch organized forex market next week: fin. min.

    TEHRAN- Iranian finance and economic affairs minister announced that an organized forex market will be launched in the country in the next week, IRNA reported on Friday.

  • trade 2019-05-10 20:17

    Monthly non-oil trade at $4.8b

    TEHRAN- The value of Iran’s non-oil trade stood at $4.87 billion during the first Iranian calendar month of Farvardin (March 21-April 20, 2019), ILNA reported, citing the data released by the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA).

  • Iran-Ivory Coast 2019-05-10 20:15

    Côte d'Ivoire seeks boosting trade ties with Iran

    TEHRAN – A high-ranking trade delegation from Ivory Coast National Union of Savings and Credit Cooperatives, known as COOPEC (Union Nationale des Coopératives d’Épargne et de Crédit de la Côte d’Ivoire) visited Iran to explore avenues of mutual trade.