Wednesday Mar 21, 2018

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Iran 11-Month Petchem Output at 49.5mt

(Tuesday, March 13, 2018) 16:39

TEHRAN (Shana) -- Iranian petrochemical plants supplied beyond 49.5 million tons of petrochemical products over the course of the first 11 months of the current Iranian calendar year which began on March 21, NIPNA reported.

The plants that operate in Mahshahr Petrochemical Zone supplied 17.95 million tons during the period while their annual nameplate capacity stands at 25.6mt. The facilities have planned to supply 21 million tons of petrochemicals by the end of the year.

Moreover, a total of 20.88 million tons of products was supplied by the plants that operate in Asaluyeh petrochemical hub, southern Iran, during the period.

The rated capacity of the plants that operate in the hub is 32.7 million tons per year.

The 21 other plants that run in other parts of the country, with 13.7 mt/y of nameplate capacity, supplied 10.20 million tons during the 11 months.