Iran oil sales

Lifting Iran sanctions to ease global energy crisis: Minister

Iranian Oil Minister Javad Owji says removing sanctions from Iran’s hydrocarbon sector would be key to resolving a global energy crisis that has affected supplies in many Western countries.


Iran eyes $5bn rise in non-oil exports in H2 fiscal year

Iran’s minister of trade Reza Fatemi Amin says non-crude exports from the country could surge by $5 billion in the second half of the calendar year to late March.


Iran oil production capacity expected to rise by 50% in four to five years

Iran’s new Minister of Petroleum Javad Owji says the country has plans to increase oil capacity by one and a half time (50%) within the next four to five years.


South Pars Phase 14 refinery to become operational in winter

The first sweetening train of the Phase 14 refinery in the giant South Pars Gas Field will come on stream in the winter, the Oil Ministry’s news agency Shana reported.


Minister says sanctions deprived Iran of $100bn in oil revenues

New Minister of Petroleum Javad Owji says the "tyrannical" US sanctions have deprived Iran of 1.8 billion barrels of oil exports and more than $100 billion of revenues.


Iran raises September crude prices for Asian customers

The National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) has raised the September official selling prices (OSPs) for crude deliveries to customers in Asia.


President Raeisi’s oil minister pick says he will push for increased gas output

A nominee to take over the role of Iran’s oil minister in a new administrative government led by President Ebrahim Raeisi says he’ll push for increased natural gas output beyond the current enviable record of nearly 1 billion cubic meters (3.5 billion cubic feet) per day.


Iran prepared to return to int’l oil market: Minister

Iran is ready to return to the international oil market at the highest level when a political agreement is reached between Iran and the world powers, and the unfair US sanctions on the country are lifted, Iran’s outgoing oil minister, Bijan Namdar Zanganeh, said.


Iran to return to oil markets as soon as sanctions lifted: Zanganeh

Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh said on Friday he told an OPEC+ meeting that Iran would return to the markets swiftly if U.S. sanctions are lifted, regardless of decisions made by the producer group.


Iran lost $100 billion in crude revenues since 2018: Zanganeh

Iran’s Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh says the country has lost an estimated $100 billion in crude revenues since 2018 because of US sanctions that hampered sales and due to lower prices in international markets that was caused by the coronavirus pandemic.