Oil industry technical standards to be upgraded: Oil official

Tehran, July 28, IRNA – Deputy minister of petroleum for technological affairs announced that Iran’s oil industry will be improved to reach international levels.

Mohammad Reza Moqaddam made the announcement at a ceremony Wednesday to sign an agreement between Petroleum Ministry and Iranian National Standards Organization.

At the ceremony, the official said the agreement is aimed at mending a rift between oil industry and international technologies.

Also, its purpose is to provide more quality for the country and prepare the ground for further international interactions, Moqaddam said.

‘Growth in oil industry will lead to growth in other economic sectors,’ he said.