Lead and Zinc
Nakhlak lead concentrate processing plant was inaugurated by chairman of the board of IMIDRO.
during the past years, Nakhlak lead concentrate processing plant project was stagnant but rely on private sector investment (about 2.5 billion Tomans) led to operation of this plant, Mehdi Karbasian said.
He continued:” the plant has tripled the capacity to 600 tonnes per month”.
Likewise, construction of Nakhlak lead concentrate processing plant led to employment of 130 persons, chairman of the board of IMIDRO said.
Karbasian noted that during the past years about 30,000 billion Tomans were invested in mine and mining industries sector by government and private sector which Nakhlak and Khur&Biabanak mines are parts of these investments.
Employment and exploration are IMIDRO’s priorities for development of mine and mining industries sector, he added.
IMIDRO’s coal concentrate output during the last Iranian year (ended March 20, 2019), registered an 8 percent growth YOY.
Iron ore concentrate production by major Iranian companies increased 17 percent year-on-year in the year to March 2019, exceeding 45 million tons, according to Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO).
Iran produced 276,575 tons of aluminum in the year to March 2019, according to figures by Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO).
Iran produced 26.7 million tons of iron ore pellets during the last Iranian year (ended March 20), to register a 49-percent growth compared with the preceding year’s corresponding period.
As per the data released by IMIDRO, major Iranian steelmakers exported around 5.54 MnT of steel during last Iranian year (21 Mar 18-20 Mar’19). Export decreased by around 25% Y-o-Y. Standalone during the twelfth month export was noted to be around 457,585 MT, registered a downfall of 44% Y-o-Y.
The report consists of 5 chapters including IMIDRO at a glance, projects, performance, CSR & HSE and audit and financial statements.