Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO)

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  • Chabahar Port 2019-10-14 16:42

    Chabahar Port’s capacity quadruples in less than 2 years: PMO head

    TEHRAN- The head of Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) announced that through inaugurating the first phase of Chabahar Port’s development plan, the port’s capacity has increased four times in less than two years, IRIB reported on Monday.

  • container 2019-10-08 17:38

    Iran’s PMO launches shipping container production line

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) has launched a production line for manufacturing multi-purpose shipping containers in collaboration with the Ministry of Transport and Urban Development, the portal of PMO reported.

  • PMO Head Mohammad Rastad (C) posing for a picture with members of a visiting Italian maritime delegation in Tehran on September 29, 2019 2019-09-30 15:23

    Iran, Italy discuss launching direct shipping route

    TEHRAN - Iran and Italy are mulling over the possibilities of launching a direct shipping route between Chabahar port in southeastern Iran, and Venice in northern Italy, Press TV reported citing the Ports and Maritime Organization of Iran (PMO).

  • Ports 2019-09-24 11:25

    Loading, unloading of cargos at Iran's ports rise 3.6% in 6 months

    TEHRAN- Loading and unloading of commodities at the ports of Iran have risen 3.6 percent during the first half of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-September 22) compared to the first half of the past year, ISNA reported on Tuesday.

  • Ports 2019-09-13 19:38

    Over 66m tons of goods loaded, unloaded at Iran’s ports since March

    TEHRAN- Over 66 million tons of goods have been loaded and unloaded at ports of Iran since the beginning of current Iranian calendar year (March 21), IRIB reported quoting the head of Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) as saying.

  • Ports 2019-09-07 19:57

    PMO to transfer small ports development to private sector by next 2 months

    TEHRAN- Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) has finished a plan to study and investigate the status of small ports in the country to transfer their development to the private sector by the next two months, a deputy at the organization said on Saturday.

  • Ports 2019-08-12 21:28

    Over 58m tons of goods loaded, unloaded at Iran’s ports since March

    TEHRAN- Over 58 million tons of goods have been loaded and unloaded at ports of Iran since the beginning of current Iranian calendar year (March 21), IRNA reported citing the data released by Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO).

  • port 2019-08-03 20:34

    PMO entrusts domestic companies with constructing $476m of port equipment

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) has awarded domestic companies the projects for supplying 20 trilling rials (over $476 million) worth of port equipment, Tasnim reported on Saturday, quoting an official with the organization as saying.

  • Ports 2019-07-12 16:45

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Ports’ vital role in combatting sanctions

    While Iran is combatting the U.S. unilateral sanctions on its economy, the country’s ports as the major gates of exports and imports play some significant role in this combat. This role makes all-out support to ports and more development of them serious and vital.

  • Saeed Rasouli 2019-07-07 21:02

    ‘RAI determined to develop transport of goods from ports via railway’

    TEHRAN- The head of Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (known as RAI) said development of railways for transport of cargos from ports is a top agenda of RAI’s activities.

  • Mandana 2019-06-29 19:29

    Iran elected as IMO technical committee’s vice-chair

    TEHRAN – Iran Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO)’s representative at the International Maritime Organization (IMO), Mandana Mansourian, has been elected as IMO technical committee’s vice-chairwoman.

  • Shahid Rajaee 2019-06-18 21:10

    Over 730,000 tons of basic goods unloaded at Shahid Rajaee Port in 80 days

    TEHRAN- Over 730,000 tons of basic commodities have been unloaded at Iran’s largest container port, Shahid Rajaee, during the 80-day period from the beginning of current Iranian calendar year (March 21), Director General of Ports and Maritime Department of Hormozgan Province Allah-Morad Afifipour announced.

  • PIANC 2019-06-17 15:37

    Iran elected as vice-president of PIANC’s marine engineering committee

    TEHRAN – The chairman of the board of Iranian Coastal and Marine Structural Engineering Association (ICOMSEA) Babak Bani-Jamali has been selected as the new vice-president of the marine engineering committee of the World Association for Waterborne Transport Infrastructure (known as PIANC).

  • Ports 2019-05-18 22:50

    Small ports can play key role in current economic condition: PMO official

    TEHRAN- Small ports can play some key and essential role in the country’s current economic condition, the ports affairs director of Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) Ravanbakhsh Behzadian asserted.

  • Kazakh Ambassador to Tehran Askhat Orazbay (L) and Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) Head Mohammad Rastad met on Tuesday to discuss port and maritime cooperation. 2019-05-07 22:50

    Iran, Kazakhstan call for expansion of ports, maritime co-op

    TEHRAN - Kazakh Ambassador to Tehran Askhat Orazbay and Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) Head Mohammad Rastad met on Tuesday to discuss expansion of cooperation in maritime, ports, transit and transportation.

  • Rastad 2019-04-27 19:54

    Iranian maritime fleet listed on IMO whitelist

    TEHRAN – Iran’s maritime fleet has been placed on white list of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), thanks to the set of measures the country has taken to preserve and enhance maritime safety, according to the managing director of Iran’s Port and Maritime Organization (PMO).

  • ECO 2019-03-06 17:11

    Tehran hosts 5th meeting of ECO reference marine organizations

    TEHRAN – The fifth meeting of Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) reference marine organizations kicked off on Wednesday at the place of Iran’s Ports and Maritime organization (PMO) in Tehran, the portal of PMO reported.

  • Iran’s ports 2019-03-01 20:31

    Over 125m tons of goods loaded, unloaded at Iran’s ports in 11 months

    TEHRAN- Over 125.69 million tons of commodities were loaded and unloaded at the ports of Iran during the eleven-month period from March 21, 2018, to February 19, 2019, ISNA reported on Friday.

  • Rastad 2019-02-17 20:57

    ‘PMO determined to rely on domestic potentials’

    TEHRAN- Regarding Iran’s need for quality and swift maritime and port services as well as improving the efficiency of such services, the country’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) is determined to utilize domestic potentials and capabilities in manufacturing equipment and providing related services, PMO Head Mohammad Rastad announced on the opening ceremony of the 26th Conference on Coordination of Iranian Maritime Organizations in Tehran.

  • Ports 2019-01-25 17:35

    Nearly 9m tons of goods loaded, unloaded at Iran’s port in a month

    TEHRAN- Over 8.985 million tons of commodities were loaded and unloaded at the ports of Iran during the ninth Iranian calendar month of Azar (November 22 – December 21, 2018), Tasnim news agency reported on Friday citing the data released by Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO). As reported, the figure shows 31 percent fall from that of the same month in the past year.

  • Iran-India 2019-01-01 17:35

    IPGL ready to attract investment, large liners to Chabahar: CEO

    TEHRAN- Indian Ports Global Ltd (IPGL), which has recently taken over the operations at phase 1 of Shahid Beheshti Port in Iran’s southeastern port city of Chabahar, is prepared to attract investment and also large liners to the Iranian port, the managing director of company stated.

  • Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization 2018-12-22 11:14

    PMO sign deals, MOUs worth $428m with private sector on ports development

    TEHRAN- Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) signed 19 deals and memorandums of understanding (MOUs) worth 18 trillion rials (about $428.5 million) with the country’s private sector on investment making in Iranian commercial ports.

  • Chabahar 2018-12-07 21:27

    PMO starts 3 investment projects worth $40.4m in Chabahar

    TEHRAN- Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) launched three investment projects worth 1.7 trillion rials (about $40.4 million) in Chabahar port city in southeast of the country on Thursday, IRNA reported.

  • PMO 2018-11-21 18:33

    PMO head presents Iran’s maritime capabilities in IMO session

    TEHRAN- The head of Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) presented his country’s maritime capabilities during the 121st session of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) held in London from November 19 to 23, IRNA reported.

  • PMO 2018-11-20 20:13

    U.S. approach against Iran’s maritime sector violates IMO’s spirit

    TEHRAN- Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) in a statement condemned the U.S.’s sanctions against Iran’s maritime transportation and activities and said such approach is in contravention with the laws and regulations of International Maritime Organization (IMO).

  • maritime system 2018-11-19 13:15

    Ports and maritime systems to get smart: official

    TEHRAN – The Ports and Maritime Organization of Iran will establish a center for making smart its systems until the yearend (March 20, 2019), the head of the organization’s information and communication technology office told IRNA.

  • Iran’s 20th International Maritime and Offshore Technologies Exhibition (IRANIMEX 2018) 2018-11-13 21:40

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Kish Island to host Iran’s intl. maritime exhibit in mid-Dec.

    TEHRAN- Iran’s 20th International Maritime and Offshore Technologies Exhibition (IRANIMEX 2018) is planned to be held on Kish Island in south of the country from December 17 to 19.

  • European Commission’s Deputy Director-General for Mobility and Transport Maja Bakran Marcich 2018-11-12 18:34

    ‘EU to continue transport co-op with Iran despite U.S. sanctions’

    TEHRAN – European Commission’s deputy director-general for mobility and transport said EU is going to continue its transport cooperation with Iran despite U.S. sanctions, IRNA reported on Monday.

  • port 2018-10-03 00:30

    PMO prepares 2 packages to support investment making in ports

    TEHRAN- Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) has prepared and approved two supporting packages for the investors that make investment in the country’s ports, according to a director in PMO.

  • PMO 2018-09-22 23:51

    PMO seeking to create new container capacity in ports

    TEHRAN- Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) is seeking to create new container capacity in the country’s ports to gain more share of container transportation in the region, according to the organization’s head, Mohammad Rastad.