A senior official with the Persian Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company (PGPIC) said the holding has zeroed in on tapping domestic capabilities with the state-of-the-art technologies for developing petrochemical projects in an Iran returning to international arenas.
Speaking on the sidelines of the 21st Iran International Exhibition of Oil, Gas, Refining and Petrochemicals, Rasoul Ashraf Zadeh, director of planning and development at PGPIC, told NIPNA that the company supplies 70% of the items required in its subsidiaries.
He said PGPIC refrains from buying foreign-made items unless it is confirmed by its experts in a bid to materialize the qualities envisaged by the Economy of Resistance.
“PGPIC, given the vast potentialities it has at its disposal, is prepared to cooperate with the National Petrochemical Company to open up a new chapter in the country’s petrochemical industry,” said Ashraf Zadeh.
The 21st Iran International Exhibition of Oil, Gas, Refining and Petrochemicals will run through May 8 at Tehran’s permanent fairgrounds. Nearly 2,000 exhibiting companies from 38 countries have put their latest oil and gas achievements on public display at the showcase.