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.
(Picture: Sangan Iron Ore Mine)