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KPP Biggest Industrial Investment in Kurdistan

Iranian Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh says the western province of Kurdistan has seen the inauguration of the biggest industrial project in its history now that the Kurdistan Petrochemical Plant (KPP) has been officially inaugurated. Iran launched a 300,000-ton petrochemical project on Saturday in a ceremony that was attended by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and […]

Major Petchem Plant Launched in Western Iran

The western province of Kurdistan saw inauguration of a major petrochemical plant, the biggest industrial project in the province’s history, on the first working day of the new Iranian calendar year. The plant, whose production began in 2005, is built for production of 300,000 tons of light-density polyethylene in a push to complete the petrochemical […]

Iran Raises Petchem Output under Rouhani

Iran saw its petrochemical output grow by 7.5 million tons/year under Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, a petrochemical official said. Addressing a press conference on Wednesday, Managing Director of National Petrochemical Company (NPC) Marziyeh Shahdaei said the country’s petrochemical production capacity rose by 16% under President Rouhani who took office in 2013. Iran’s total petrochemical production capacity […]

Kurdistan Petchem Plant Operational Soon

The Managing Director of National Petrochemical Company (NPC) Marziyeh Shahdaei says Kurdistan Petrochemical Plant will become operational in the near future, adding the project will be beneficial to value chain completion in the petrochemical industry of the region. During a one-day visit to a number of petrochemical facilities in western Iran, Shahdaei said Kurdistan Petrochemical […]

West Ethylene Pipeline Breaks Record in Feedstock Supply

The West Ethylene Pipeline has set a new record in supplying feedstock to 8 petrochemical plants along its way, a petrochemical official said. Ali-Mohammad Bossaqzadeh, director of production control at National Petrochemical Company (NPC), said the pipeline supplies 140 t/h of ethylene to the petrochemical plants which is unprecedented record. Arvand, Qadir, Rejal, Amir Kabir, […]