Oil Industry



  • قرارداد نفت 2016-10-04 16:02

    Iran inks first IPC in post-JCPOA

    TEHRAN, Oct. 04 (MNA) – An HOA (heads of agreement) was signed between NIOC and POGIDC within the framework of Iran’s new model for oil contracts called Iran Petroleum Contracts (IPC).

  • فاز 19 پارس جنوبی 2016-10-02 21:00

    Iran, Japan ink oil deal

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – Iran has signed a memorandum of cooperation with two Japanese firms to reduce fuel oil production at Bandar Abbas oil refinery.

  • قیمت نفت 2016-10-02 14:38

    Iran to ramp up oil exports by 150k bpd

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – An NIOC official said Iran’s volume of oil exports will rise by 150 thousand barrels per day (bpd) within months.

  • پرچم ایران و مجارستان 2016-10-02 12:03

    Hungary joins customers of Iranian crude

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – An NIOC official has announced that one million barrels of crude oil will be shipped to Hungary.

  • وزیر نفت بیژن نامدار زنگنه بوشهر 2016-09-27 12:05


    Oil market in poor conditions

    TEHRAN, Sep. 27 (MNA) – Oil Minister Zanganeh said the current oil market in not favorable for consumers and producers.

  • نفت گاز شل توتال 2016-09-26 09:47

    Iran to conduct new oil talks with Total, Shell

    TEHRAN, Sep. 26 (MNA) – Iran is likely to launch a fresh round of negotiations with France’s Total and Britain’s Shell on the sidelines of OPEC summit underway in Algeria.

  • Iran oil.jpg 2016-09-25 14:01

    Iran to ramp up crude output in the Persian Gulf

    TEHRAN, Sep. 25 (MNA) – An IOOC official has reported in new plans to increase Iran’s oil production capacity in the Persian Gulf.

  • oil 2016/09/25

    By: M. H. Azari

    Winners and losers of cheap oil ahead of OPEC summit

    TEHRAN, Sep. 25 (MNA) – The upcoming meeting of OPEC ministers in Algeria in late September has given rise to a great deal of speculation on possible beneficiaries and losers of a freeze deal.

  • اوپک 2016-09-24 16:17

    Iran, Saudi oil ministers likely to meet in Algeria

    TEHRAN, Sep. 24 (MNA) – An oil ministry official has said Iran and Saudi oil ministers will meet on the sidelines of unofficial OPEC meeting.

  • توتال فرانسه نفت گاز 2016-09-24 10:46

    France’s Total may return to South Pars

    TEHRAN, Sep. 24 (MNA) – Deputy oil minister said Total S.A. Company has put forward a proposal to cooperate in development of Phase 11 of South Pars gas field.

  • لوک نفت گاز 2016-09-21 11:25

    NIOC, Lukoil to sign oil deal

    TEHRAN, Sep. 21 (MNA) – Russia’s Lukoil and National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) have begun new round of talks to finalize agreement over development of two oil fields.

  • نفتکش پایانه های نفتی 2016-09-18 11:00

    Iran rents out 12 oil tankers to foreign firms

    TEHRAN, Sep. 18 (MNA) – Director of National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC) Ali Akbar Safaei said Iran has so far leased 12 oil tankers to foreign companies.

  • شاهدایی معاون وزیر نفت 2016-09-17 17:22

    Iran plans to boost petchem liquid feedstock

    TEHRAN, Sep. 17 (MNA) – Deputy oil minister has reported on new projects to increase capacity of liquid feeds in Iranian petrochemical industries.

  • EF2-Asia-oil.jpg 2016-09-17 09:02

    Iran to ink oil contracts worth $10bn

    TEHRAN, Sep. 17 (MNA) – Deputy oil minister said new oil contracts worth 10 billion dollars are expected to be signed in remaining half of the current Iranian calendar year (began March 20).

  • افتتاح طرح آمونیاک و اوره پتروشیمی شهدای مرودشت 2016-09-16 11:54

    Iran indigenizes polypropylene production

    TEHRAN, Sep. 16 (MNA) – Deputy oil minister announced that Iran has achieved the technical knowledge to produce polypropylene as a strategic petrochemical product.

  • Iran oil.jpg 2016-09-14 13:40

    Britain blocks Iran’s gas revenues

    TEHRAN, Sep. 14 (MNA) – Deputy oil minister said Britain has deposited Iran’s share of Rhum gas field revenues into NIOC’s account though the amount is frozen for the time being.

  • نفتکش پایانه های نفتی 2016-09-14 10:04

    Gas condensate exports of Iran soar by 67%

    TEHRAN, Sep. 14 (MNA) – An official announced that exports of gas condensate from South Pars field has experienced a 67-percent rise adding $ 2.9 billion to Iran’s oil revenues.

  • ایران ژاپن نفت 2016-09-13 21:56

    Iran’s oil sale to Japan hits record high

    TEHRAN, Sep. 13 (MNA) – In time with the decline in Japan’s oil imports from Persian Gulf littoral states, exports of Iranian crude to the East Asian country has reached a new record of 257 thousand bpd.

  • tapi-gas-pipeline-project.jpg 2016-09-13 10:36

    Iran opens new oil terminal at Pakistani border

    TEHRAN, Sep. 13 (MNA) – Iran has launched a new terminal on the border with Pakistan to boost exports of petroleum products, especially kerosene, liquid gas and diesel.

  • refinery 2016-09-07 09:13

    NIORDC inks 7 MoUs with Asian firms

    TEHRAN, Sep. 07 (MNA) – NIORDC head said Iran has signed seven Memoranda of Understanding (MoUs) with Japanese, Chinese and South Korean firms to build or develop Iranian refineries.

  • اوپک 2016-09-06 16:39

    OPEC SG, Iran Oil Min. open talks on crude price

    EHRAN, Sep. 06 (MNA) – Iran's Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh received OPEC Secretary-General Mohammed Barkindo in Tehran to discuss the market and prices.

  • نفت گاز 2016-09-06 09:37

    Scores of world refineries consume Iranian crude

    TEHRAN, Sep. 06 (MNA) – An NIOC official has announced that presently two score of world refinery complexes purchase and consume Iranian crude oil.

  • Iran oil.jpg 2016-09-05 18:08

    Iran, India continue talks over Farzad-B development

    TEHRAN, Sep. 05 (MNA) – NIOC deputy-head said talks are still underway with India on development of Farzad-B gas field.

  • oil dollar 2016-09-05 11:32

    Deputy oil min.:

    Iran holds regular ties with European banks

    TEHRAN, Sep. 05 (MNA) – Deputy oil minister said Iran perceives no limitation in receiving oil revenues as routine transactions are underway between European banks and Central Banks of Iran (CBI).

  • Bouterfa 2016-09-04 20:48

    Algerian energy min.:

    $50 improper price for oil

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – The visiting Algerian Energy Minister Noureddine Bouterfa said oil price of 50 dollars per barrel is not acceptable and the issue will be discussed with OPEC members.

  • پمپ بنزین 2016-09-04 14:14

    Iran’s gasoline reserves hit 1.4bn liters

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – NIORDC deputy head has announced that Iranian gasoline reserves have exceeded 1.4 billion liters.

  • ایران الجزایر 2016-09-04 12:01

    Iran, Algeria discuss venues for power coop.

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – Iran’s energy minister has voiced Iran’s readiness to provide Algeria with experiences in areas of power plant construction, maintenance and equipment.

  • نفت گاز 2016-09-03 11:12

    Iran’s strategic oil reserves soar

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – IOTC managing director said the country’s crude storage capacity in the Persian Gulf has increased by 10 million barrels.

  • اوپک بارکیندو 2016-08-31 15:46

    OPEC SG to head Tehran for ‘oil freeze’

    TEHRAN, Aug. 31 (MNA) – An oil ministry official has said OPEC secretary-general will be in Tehran on upcoming Monday to discuss a possible freeze plan with Iran’s Namdar Zanganeh.

  • Iran oil.jpg 2016-08-31 13:55

    Iran, China sign new oil contract

    TEHRAN, Aug. 31 (MNA) – Deputy oil minister, while pointing to CNPCI’s return to Masjed Soleiman, said the Chinese side will make necessary modifications to developmental project of the field.