Iran petrochemical production near 45m tons, exports earn $10b

Financial Tribune – Iran exported more than 17 million tons of petrochemicals in 10 months and earned over $9.7 billion

Domestic petrochemical output reached 44.8 million tons in the first ten months of the current fiscal (ending in March) and exports generated over $9.7 billion.

Twenty petrochemical plants in Mahshahr Special Petrochemical Energy Zone in southwestern Khuzestan Province, produced 15.9 million tons during the period, the National Petrochemical Company news portal reported.

Ten-month production of 16 plants in Assaluyeh, in southern Bushehr Province, reached 19.9 million tons and 20 other complexes in other parts of the country produced over 9 million tons.