Iran’s South Pars non-oil exports rise 23%

Financial Tribune  – o from South Pars Gas Field off the Persian Gulf in the third month of the fiscal year (May 22-June 21) showed a 23% increase in volume compared with the same period of last year, the head of customs office of Pars Special Economic Energy Zone said on Wednesday.

“Iran exported over 1.5 million tons of petrochemical products and gas condensates from South Pars, worth more than $706 million,” IRNA also quoted Ahmad Pourhaydar as saying.

“This indicates a 23% rise in the volume of exports and a 2% hike in value compared with last year,” he added.