The director of production control at the National Petrochemical Company announced a 7-percent increase in the production of various petrochemical products in the first month of the current Iranian calendar year which began on March 21.
According to the National Petrochemical Company, Seyed Jalal Mirhashemi announced: “Petrochemical complexes registered an acceptable performance in the month of Farvardin this year, and due to the stable feedstock supply, production of various petrochemical products continues with a favorable growth.”
The total production of petrochemical complexes in the month was roughly 5.5 million tons, he said.
The NPC official stated that this year, considering the existing capacities and ongoing measures, the Iranian petrochemical industry is ready to achieve production growth, in addition to launching and commissioning new projects. Given the measures taken this year, the empty production capacities of some existing complexes will be activated.