Lead and Zinc
Nakhlak Mineral Complex produced 2,019 tons of lead concentrate during the first nine months of the current Iranian year (March 21-Dec. 21), indicating a 7% increase compared with last year’s corresponding period, the Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization reported on its website.
The company’s lead ore extraction during the period grew 34% year-on-year to reach 28,139 tons. Founded in 1952, the lead producer is located in Isfahan Province’s Naeen City. According to the Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization’s latest report, major Iranian lead and zinc producers extracted 714,642 tons of ore during the nine months, of which Angouran Lead and Zinc Complex accounted for 686,503 tons and Nakhlak Lead and Zinc Plant for 28,139 tons.
As per the data released by IMIDRO, Major Iranian steelmakers exported around 5,089,055 MT of Steel during eleven months of current Persian year (21 Mar 18-20 Feb’19).
First Aluminum ingot of Jajarm Aluminum Plant produced, Chairman of the board of IMIDRO announced.
IMIDRO’s coal extraction increased 24% during the first ten months of the current fiscal year (March21, 2018-January21, 2019).
According to the latest reports, Iran’s IMIDRO (Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organisation) has sought remaining funds required by Mar’19 for the completion of the first graphite electrodes plant in the country.
Iran will mark the completion of 576 industrial, mineral and trade projects during the Ten-Day Fajr (Dawn) celebrations (to start on February 01), to commemorate the 40 anniversary of the victory of the Islamic Revolution of 1979.
A new steel ingot production unit will open in the city of Sirjan, Iran’s province of Kerman, in early February, an Iranian lawmaker said, adding that the opening ceremony will be attended by First Vice-President Es’haq Jahangiri.