Iran Discovers Huge Iron Ore Reserves

By John Lee.

Iran has reportedly discovered huge reserves of iron ore in Yazd province.

Press TV quotes the Director General of Yazd’s Industry, Mine and Trade, Mohammad Reza Alamdar-Yazdi, as saying that new find is estimated to hold two billion tonnes of reserves, with iron content of 70 percent, at a depth of 1,500 meters.

He added that the country’s total reserves of iron ore were already in excess of 3 billion tonnes.

(Source: PressTV)

(Picture: Sangan Iron Ore Mine)

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