petrochemical official told NIPNA that plans were under way to launch 23
petrochemical plants in Assaluyeh Petrochemical Zone.
Bossaqzadeh, the director of projects at National Petrochemical Company (NPC), underlined
acceleration of construction work in the project by relying on domestic capabilities.
He said various
projects were currently under construction in the petrochemical industry of
Iran and only Assaluyeh would become home to 23 new plants in the near future.
further said that the projects had so far gained projects ranging from 5 to
99.7 percent, adding 21 of the projects were located in Phase II of Assaluyeh
and 2 others were in the first phase of the complex.
said that the zone would be playing a major role in completion of the
industry’s value chain in the near future.
industry, as one of the main industries of the country, is one of the most
important pillars of development and engine of various sectors of the economy in
Iran,” he further added, saying that NPC had prioritized completion of the production
value chain, diversifying the products and promotion of the value of the
“Today, the Iranian petrochemical industry, taking advantage of state-of-the-art
technologies in the world and by relying on its specialized and efficient
experts and staff, has taken the path of development. To become a major
petrochemical power at the regional and global levels, we must now work with
empathy and cooperation to deliver on the plans.”