Iran capable of conducting aluminum projects outside country: Official

Tehran, June 26, IRNA – Iran is capable of conducting aluminum projects outside the country, Managing Director of Iran Aluminum Company (IRALCO) Majid Pour Attar said.

Talking in a gathering of Aluminum industry owners here on Saturday night, he pointed to five decades of aluminum industries in Iran especially producing aluminum bars and said the country certainly has the capacity to build these kinds of factories abroad.

He said the registration process of an international technical and engineering company is underway.

He noted that Iran is the first and top producer of aluminum in the Middle East, adding IRALCO is a member of London Metals Exchange.

The official had earlier said that IRALCO is working with China’s NFC in an aluminum project in Kazakhstan which meant export of technical and engineering services.