iran petrochemical industry


  • jahangiri 2021-02-06 15:07

    Petchem industry is Iranian economy’s driving force: VP

    TEHRAN - First Vice-President Es’haq Jahangiri has stressed the significance of the petrochemical industry for the Iranian economy, calling it one of the country’s major driving forces.

  • petchem 2020-08-08 15:36

    Major petchem projects worth $1.6b inaugurated

    TEHRAN – Three major petrochemical projects with a total investment of $1.6 billion were inaugurated in southern Bushehr and western Lorestan provinces on Thursday.

  • Mohammadi 2020-06-15 16:00

    Petchem industry’s development goals to be fully realized by Mar. 2022

    TEHRAN – Managing director of Iran’s National Petrochemical Company (NPC) says all the goals set, based on the country’s Sixth Five-year National Development Plan, for the petrochemical sector will be realized by the end of the Iranian calendar year 1400 (March 20, 2022).

  • petchem 2020-01-19 14:21

    2mt of idle petchem production capacity to be revived next year

    TEHRAN - Nearly two million tons capacity of Iran’s idle petrochemical units will be revived in the next Iranian calendar year (starts on March 20), IRNA reported on Saturday, quoting a manager with the National Petrochemical Company (NPC).

  • rouhani 2019-12-30 14:45

    Petchem industry at forefront of Iran’s non-oil exports

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani stressed the significant role of Iran’s petrochemical industry in the country’s economy in the face of U.S. sanctions, saying that it is at the forefront of the country’s non-oil exports, IRNA reported.

  • petchem 2019-12-14 15:19

    BY: Ebrahim Fallahi

    Small-scale petchem plants, huge potentials for a brighter future

    TEHRAN – Having the world's second largest gas reserves, Iran has a great potential for expansion of its petrochemical industry which is playing a great role in the country’s economy.

  • PGPIC 2019-09-16 20:01

    Iran's PGPIC climbs in ICIS ranking despite sanctions

    TEHRAN - Iran’s Persian Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company (PGPIC) has climbed three places to the 35th position in ICIS Top 100 Chemical Companies for 2019, Mehr news agency reported on Monday.

  • Mahshahr petchm 2019-07-09 20:45

    Iran to expand Mahshar petchem hub to add 6m tons of new capacity

    TEHRAN – Head of Iran’s National Petrochemical Company (NPC) unveiled a plan for construction of a new petrochemical hub in Mahshahr Petrochemical Special Economic Zone in order to add up to six million tons (mt) of new capacity to the zone.

  • petro-refinery 2019-06-21 19:50

    NIOC should focus on petro-refinery projects: Parl. Research Center

    TEHRAN – The Research Center of Iran’s parliament said in a report that petro-refineries are two times more profitable than refineries and suggested that National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC)’s new refinery projects be defined as petro-refineries.

  • New petrochemical projects 2019-06-10 17:17

    Iran ready to establish new petchem hub

    TEHRAN – The National Petrochemical Company (NPC) signed a memorandum of understanding with the Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO) for establishing a new petrochemical complex in Hormozgan Province adjacent to Persian Gulf waters.

  • petchem 2019-06-08 19:53

    BY: Ebrahim Fallahi

    “Redundant” sanctions vs. “resilient” economy

    As the United States sanctioned Iran’s Persian Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company (PGPIC) on Friday, many analysts and officials believe them to have no significant impact on the country’s economy in a broad sense.

  • petchem 2019-05-31 17:20

    20 new petchem projects to go operational in Iran by 2022: NPC

    TEHRAN – Iranian oil ministry plans to complete 20 prioritized petrochemical projects across the country by the end of the Iranian calendar year of 1400 (March 2022), IRIB reported quoting the head of National Petrochemical Company (NPC).