Iran’s mining sector

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  • mining 2021-05-04 12:33

    Mining sector records annual positive trade balance

    TEHRAN – Iranian mining industry has registered a $4.271 billion positive trade balance in the previous Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20), according to the Industry, Mining and Trade Ministry data.

  • IMIDRO 2021-02-13 10:18

    IMIDRO to inaugurate mining development projects worth over $355m soon

    TEHRAN- The head of Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO) announced that the organization will inaugurate 23 development projects in mines and mining industries soon.

  • Mining 2021-02-12 11:15

    Domestic production in mining sector saves Iran nearly $1b

    TEHRAN- Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO) has announced that domestic production and indigenizing technology in the mining sector has saved Iran nearly $1 billion during the current Iranian calendar year (began on March 20, 2020).

  • Mining 2021-02-07 12:36

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    “Domestic Production” materialized in mining sector

    This month last year, the previous head of Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO), which is the country’s major state-owned holding active in the mining sector, announced the organization’s top 10 targets to be followed up through some programs for domestic production of parts and equipment used in the mining sector as well as indigenizing required technology of this sector.

  • Mining must not come at cost of environmental degradation 2020-11-09 18:41

    By Faranak Bakhtiari

    Mining must not come at cost of environmental degradation

    TEHRAN – Mining is among the most destructive activities in the environment. Although there are some laws in place that are intended to minimize the damage, they are not enough to prevent the irredeemable footprint of mining on nature, especially in cases where the regulations are difficult to enforce.

  • mining 2020-10-28 14:02

    Isfahan Province issues 70 mining licenses since late March

    TEHRAN- The head of Isfahan Province’s Industry, Mining, and Trade Department said that 70 mining licenses have been issued in the province for exploration and mining operation since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20).

  • zarandi 2020-10-19 14:54

    10 investment holdings to be established in industry, mining sectors

    TEHRAN – Iran's Deputy Industry, Mining, and Trade Minister Saeed Zarandi announced the establishment of 10 investment holding companies in the industry and mining sectors in near future, IRIB reported on Monday.

  • Mining 2020-10-05 14:24

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Mining sector’s performance in stock market outstanding

    TEHRAN- While Iran’s stock market has been developed noticeably in recent years, especially since the previous Iranian calendar year (March 2019-March 2020), the performance of some sectors in this market has been very outstanding.

  • copper anode 2020-09-11 13:00

    Copper anode output rises 6% in 5 months yr/yr

    TEHRAN- Production of the copper anode in Iran has risen six percent during the first five months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-August 21), from the same period of time in the previous year, IRNA reported.

  • mining 2020-04-28 15:00

    Mining sector accounts for 25% of Iran’s annual non-oil income

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Deputy Industry Mining, and Trade Minister Darioush Esmaili said the mining sector accounted for 25 percent of the country’s non-oil revenues in the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 19).

  • minerals 2019-11-16 17:13

    Exports of metallic minerals, products up nearly 12% in H1

    TEHRAN – The value of Iran’s metallic minerals and products exports increased by 11.7 percent in the first six months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-September 22) compared to the figure for last year’s same period, IRNA reported on Saturday.

  • IMIDRO 2019-08-05 20:53

    Private sector invests over $269m in mining projects since last December

    TEHRAN – Head of Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO) said the country’s private sector has invested 11.3 trillion rials (about $269.04 million) in the mining sector since the last December, Mehr news agency reported on Monday.

  • mining 2019-06-22 18:08

    Industry ministry puts priority on boosting mineral exports

    TEHRAN – Iranian industry, mining and trade minister said increasing exports from the mining sector to the neighboring countries has been put on the ministry’s agenda for the current fiscal year, ILNA reported on Saturday.

  • Minerals 2018-09-18 09:41

    Exports from mining sector up 15%

    TEHRAN - Iran’s exports of minerals rose 15 percent in the first five months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-August 21) compared to the same period last year.