Iranian Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh said the country’s petrochemical exports was at a satisfactory state.
2 November 2019
Chinese investors are ready to join petrochemical projects in Iran provided that Iranian banks absorb the finances, the vice president of the Iran-China Chamber of Commerce says.
7 April 2018
Iranian Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh says the country is poised to start up several petrochemical projects by late March or April 2018 with a total investment of 2 billion dollars.
5 March 2018
Iran is planning to construct 30 petrochemical projects by 2021 which will considerably raise its petrochemical output.
18 February 2018
The managing director of Iran’s National Petrochemical Company (NPC) voiced the company’s support for private investors in petrochemical projects across the country.
6 February 2018
A member of the Iranian parliament says petrochemical industry, given its massive potentialities, can functions as the bridge to sustainable development in the country.
18 January 2018
The plants operating in the western provinces of Iran yielded more output in the first 9 months of the current calendar year (started March 21), given the 30% rise in feedstock supply to the plants by West Ethylene Pipeline, a petrochemical official said.
1 January 2018
Renowned Chinese companies are ready to join petrochemical development projects in Iran by direct investment or partnership, a senior Iranian businessman said.
21 December 2017
An analyst with the business intelligence company, CRU Group, says Iran is apt to become the world’s biggest supplier of urea by 2022.
13 December 2017
A senior Iranian petrochemical official says Uzbekistan has signaled willingness to invest in Iran's petrochemical projects especially in methanol-to-olefin ones.
10 December 2017
Iranian Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh appointed Reza Norouzzadeh as the new managing director of the National Petrochemical Company (NPC).
2 November 2017
TEHRAN (NIPNA) -- The Research Institute of Petroleum Industry (RIPI) has successfully developed the technical know-how for production of ultrafiltration membrane at semi-industrial level.
18 May 2017
A team of researchers at the Pennsylvania State University has created a new polymer that is able to store energy at higher temperatures than conventional polymers without breaking down. In their paper published in the journal Nature, the team describes how they created the polymer and why they believe it could be useful in many products.
19 April 2017
National Petrochemical Company (NPC) says Iran's total petrochemical production capacity will reach 72 million tons per year this calendar year which began on March 21.
18 April 2017
Iran’s National Petrochemical Company (NPC) has recently inked 4 memoranda of understanding (MoUs) with universities and scientific centers in order tap domestic potentialities in developing petrochemical technologies.
14 March 2017
Managing Director of National Petrochemical Company (NPC) Marziyeh Shahdaei says Iran has envisaged construction of 5 upstream petrochemical projects by the end of the 6th five-year development plan (2017-2022).
27 February 2017
Iran’s total petrochemical production capacity will reach 130 million tons per year from currently 6 mt/y by the end of the 6th development plan (2016-2021), an MP says.
22 January 2017
Iranian petrochemical plants processed 37.6 million tons of petrochemical products in the first 9 months of the current Iranian calendar year which began on March 20.
22 January 2017
Iran says it will need at least 55 billion dollars in investment in its petrochemical sector to bring its annual output to 150 million tons from the current 60 mt/y production capacity within the next 10 years.
22 January 2017
Iranian Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh wrote Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani a letter on Saturday expressing satisfaction at the parliament's decision to cancel Article 53 of the budget bill that would allow supply of feedstock to petrochemical plants at a lower price that what the petroleum ministry had proposed.
11 January 2017