Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO)

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  • Rastad 2020-06-21 15:06

    ‘Coordination among maritime organizations a must in face of U.S. sanctions’

    TEHRAN - Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) Head Mohammad Rastad said close coordination and collaboration among the country’s maritime organizations is a necessity for defeating U.S. sanctions on this sector.

  • port 2020-04-27 14:59

    Investment in Iranian ports up 61% in a year

    TEHRAN - Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO)’s Deputy Head for Ports and Economic Affairs Farhad Montaser Kouhsari says investment in the country’s ports increased by 61 percent in the previous Iranian calendar year (ended on March 19) compared to its preceding year, IRIB reported.

  • Rastad 2020-04-22 13:33

    Projects worth over $1.4b underway in Iranian ports

    TERHAN – Some 11 new development projects with 59 trillion rials (over $1.4 billion) of investment are currently underway in the Iranian ports, according to the head of Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO).

  • export 2020-04-21 15:28

    Annual non-oil exports from Iranian ports at 52.5m tons

    TEHRAN – Some 52.5 million tons of non-oil commodities were exported from Iranian ports in the previous Iranian calendar year 1398 (ended on March 19), according to Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) Head Mohammad Rastad, IRIB reported.

  • Ports 2020-04-07 15:52

    Loading, unloading of goods at ports continues observing healthcare protocols

    TEHRAN- Loading and unloading of commodities are being conducted continuously at the ports of Iran while the health requirements are completely met, the head of Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) announced on Tuesday.

  • Chabahar Port 2020-03-27 14:20

    Annual loading, unloading of cargos at Iran's ports rise 6%

    TEHRAN- Loading and unloading of commodities at the ports of Iran have risen six percent during the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 19), the head of Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) announced.

  • Mohammad Rastad 2020-03-25 16:21

    PMO to pay $857m for fleet supply in a year

    TEHRAN- Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) will pay 36 trillion rials (about $857 million) for supplying marine fleet during the current Iranian calendar year (began on March 20), the managing director of organization announced.

  • PMO 2020-02-21 14:45

    PMO to hold conference on effective rail-port connection

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) is going to hold a conference on the efficient connection of the country’s ports to the national railway network, IRIB reported on Thursday.

  • Rastad 2020-02-18 15:46

    PMO allocates over $857m for maritime reform plan

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) has allocated 36 trillion rials (about $857.2 million) of its budget resources for a program to develop the country’s maritime industry, IRNA reported on Tuesday, quoting the PMO head.

  • loading 2020-01-31 13:37

    Monthly loading, unloading of goods at Iranian ports up 29% yr/yr

    TEHRAN – Loading and unloading of goods in Iranian ports witnessed a 28.7-percent rise in the Iranian calendar month of Dey (December 22, 2019-January 20, 2020), Tasnim news agency reported citing the data from Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO).

  • loading 2020-01-20 15:10

    Loading, unloading in Hormozgan ports hit 70m tons in 9 months

    TEHRAN – Nearly 70 million tons of commodities were Loaded and unloaded in the ports of the southern Hormozgan province during the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-December 21, 2019), director-general of Hormozgan province’s Ports and Maritime Department said.

  • port 2020-01-18 17:03

    ‘Iran’s southern ports fully operational despite floods’

    TEHRAN – The ports affairs director of Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) said the recent floods in Sistan-Baluchestan and Hormozgan provinces in southern Iran hasn’t caused any damages to the country’s ports in the mentioned regions.

  • vessel 2020-01-08 14:44

    ‘Iran ensures safety of commercial vessels passing through its waters’

    TEHRAN - Head of Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) said the foreign commercial vessels can pass through Iran’s waters on their normal basis and Iranian ports do not apply any limitation on their passage.

  • PMO 2019-12-17 16:32

    PMO inks deals worth $1.3b with private sector since March

    TEHRAN - The head of Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) said his organization has signed nine investment deals worth 55 trillion rials (about $1.31 billion) with domestic investors since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20), IRIB reported.

  • Maritime culture, history on show at “Human and Sea” exhibit  2019-12-17 14:15

    Maritime culture, history on show at “Human and Sea” exhibit 

    An exhibition titled “Human and Sea” opened on Monday at the National Museum of Iran in Tehran, showcasing human interaction with the sea during the country’s history.

  • port 2019-11-25 15:42

    PMO plans to build 92 vessels by 2021

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) plans to entrust the country’s private sector with construction of 92 vessels within the next two years, IRIB reported, quoting an official with the organization.

  • rastad 2019-10-21 21:16

    PMO offers strategies for boosting non-oil exports

    TEHRAN – Head of Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization has outlined four major strategies followed by his organization for supporting non-oil exports, IRIB reported on Monday.

  • 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).