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Iran Launches New Petrochemical Plant

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani inaugurated a new methanol-producing plant in Iran’s energy-rich province of Bushehr. During a visit to the southern port city of Assalouyeh on Tuesday, the Iranian president opened ‘Marjan’ methanol plant, developed by a private sector petrochemical company. The nominal production capacity of the plant, whose construction began in 2011 in an […]

PGPIC, European Firm Partner in Petchem Project

Iran’s Persian Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company (PGPIC) and a European company have partnered to build a major petrochemical project in Iran, PGPIC said. PGPIC managing director Adel Nejad Salim said the company has struck a €3b agreement with the European company to build a petrochemical facility in Assalouyeh, Iran’s energy hub located in the southern […]

First Fuel Oil Export Cargo Loaded in Assalouyeh

Iran exported its first consignment of fuel oil, destined for regional countries and weighing 4,500 tons, from Assalouyeh on Saturday. Iran has reduced consumption of liquid fuels in its power plants by replacing them with gas and has large volumes of liquid fuels, including fuel oil, up for grabs. This is the first consignment that […]