steel production

Iran’s steel exports in December up 35% yoy

Iran exported 35 percent more of its steel products in the calendar month to late December compared to the similar month in 2019, shows a report, as the country’s trade of lucrative metals starts rebounding after months of reduced activity because of the pandemic.


Iran’s steel output up 12.7% in 11 months: Worldsteel

Iranian steel mills produced a total of 26.36 million tons of crude steel during the first 11 months of 2020, which indicate a 12.76% rise compared with the corresponding period of 2019, the latest report released by the World Steel Association shows.

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China top buyer of Iran steel in 5 months to August

China was by far the top buyer of Iranian steel in the first five months of the current calendar year ending August 21, shows figured provided by Iran’s customs office (IRICA).

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Iran’s Chadormalu steel mill sets all-time output record

Daily crude steel output at a major Iranian mill has reached an all-time high of 3,887 metric tons, a sign that the industry is working despite being hit by US sanctions.

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Iran crude steel output up 13.2% in Q1 2020

Iran has produced a total of 6,750,000 tons of crude steel during the first three months of 2020, which indicates a 13.2% rise compared with last year’s corresponding period.

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Iran’s metals industry already sanctioned, new sanctions irrelevant: Traders

Iranian traders say the new round of sanctions would not cause any substantial change in the country’s steel production because the whole metals industry have previously been sanctioned by the US.

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Iran’s steel exports up by %23.5 YoY in November

Iran’s exports of various steel products increased by nearly a quarter in the eight-month period ending in late November 2019, a report shows.

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Iran’s crude steel output rises 5% YoY in October

Iran has increased production of various types of steel, including the crude steel, between late March and late November this year compared to the similar period in 2018 despite sanctions imposed by the United States that have specifically targeted Iran’s production and trade of metals.

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Iran, 10th biggest global steel producer: Report

Iran aims to become the world’s sixth largest steel producer as per the 20-Year Vision Plan, which targets annual production capacity expansion to 55 million tons and 20-25 million tons of exports per year by 2025. Iranian steel mills have so far realized 34 million tons of the capacity target.

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Should Iran private sector invest in failed Pakistan Steel Mills?

Islamabad is studying plans to privatise its bankrupt steel maker. But, it needs over $100m and such huge investment is hard to come by in cash-stripped Pakistan. Iran Chamber Newsroom analyses if Iranian private steel makers should invest in PSM.

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