Zinc ingot production increases above 22% in a year
Iran could produce 80,000 tons of zinc ingots during the past Iranian calendar year 1395 (ended March 20, 2017) registering 22.5 percent rise compared to the preceding year, IRNA quoted the CEO of Iran Zinc Mines Development Company on Tuesday.
According to Ardeshir Sa’d-Mohammadi, the country’s zinc ingot output stood at 65,000 tons in the year 1394.
“Above 90 percent of the produce zinc ingots is exported to 14 countries,” he added.
A 50-member trade delegation from Luxembourg will discuss enhancement of economic ties with Iranian tradesmen in Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) on Saturday, ISNA reported on Tuesday.