Oil Industry



  • Iran oil.jpg 2016-08-31 11:19

    Iran’s oil output to climb by 120k bpd

    TEHRAN, Aug. 31 (MNA) – An official has announced the plan to boost crude oil production at joint fields with Iraq by 120 thousand barrels per day (bpd) before the end of the current Iranian year (began March 20).

  • نفت گاز 2016-08-30 21:16

    Iran, Iraq consider oil swap

    TEHRAN, Aug. 30 (MNA) – Deputy-minister of oil has said NIOC’s debts have soared to $70bn, amid speculations of oil swap with Iraq.

  • Iran oil.jpg 2016-08-28 11:34

    Iran, Russia ink $1bn oil deal

    TEHRAN, Aug. 28 (MNA) – An agreement to construct five offshore drilling rigs in the Persian Gulf has been inked between Iranian and Russian firms.

  • پالایشگاه 2016-08-27 14:47

    Oil products export capacity hits 500K bpd

    TEHRAN, Aug. 27 (MNA) – Deputy oil minister announced that exports capacity of various Iranian petroleum products has climbed to 500 thousand barrels per day.

  • اوپک 2016-08-26 16:00

    Oil min. to attend Algeria OPEC meeting

    TEHRAN, Aug. 26 (MNA) – Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh has announced that he will participate in a meeting of OPEC ministers in Algeria in September.

  • Iran oil.jpg 2016-08-23 13:38

    Ten states now buying Iranian crude

    TEHRAN, Aug. 23 (MNA) – The number of countries purchasing Iranian oil has climbed from five in sanction years to 10 in the post-JCPOA era.

  • ایران افغانستان 2016-08-23 10:16

    Iran ready to build refinery in Afghanistan

    TEHRAN, Aug. 23 (MNA) – Deputy Iranian oil minister has voiced Iran’s readiness to construct joint oil refineries in the neighboring country of Afghanistan.

  • بیژن زنگنه 2016-08-21 12:01

    Oil min.:

    Iran ready to swap oil with Russia

    TEHRAN, Aug. 21 (MNA) – Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh has reported on negotiations between Iran and Russia for oil swap.

  • tanker 2016-08-21 09:55

    Pakistan, largest buyer of Iranian LPG

    TEHRAN, Aug. 21 (MNA) – NIORDC managing director has cited Pakistan as the biggest regional customer of Iran’s Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG).

  • پتروشیمی 2016-08-20 15:01

    Iran holds no plans to buy foreign petchem plants

    TEHRAN, Aug. 20 (MNA) – APIC managing director said the Iranian private sector is not currently after buying shares at Asian or European petrochemical complexes.

  • AEN20160817004000320_01_i.jpg 2016-08-20 11:13

    S Korea's imports of Iranian crude more than double in Q2

    SEJONG, Aug. 20 (MNA) – South Korea's imports of Iranian crude oil more than doubled in the second quarter of the year from a year earlier following the lifting of sanctions against the Middle East country.

  • ONGC 2016-08-15 10:58

    ONGC directors en route to Tehran

    TEHRAN, Aug. 15 (MNA) – Officials of India’s largest state-owned oil company will travel to Iran this week to finalize talks over investment in Farzad B gas field.

  • refinery 2016-08-14 13:43

    S Korean refiner buys Iran’s gas condensate

    TEHRAN, Aug. 14 (MNA) – The smallest refinery of South Korea has resumed imports of gas condensate from Iran.

  • ایران نروژ 2016-08-13 22:42

    Oil Min., Norwegian oil company discuss field recovery rate

    TEHRAN, Aug. 13 (MNA) – New round of Iran and Norway negotiations has addressed technology transfer and projects to improve oil field recovery rate in Iran’s mammoth oilfields.

  • Iran oil.jpg 2016-08-12 15:13

    Foreign firms after investment in Iranian oil terminals

    TEHRAN, Aug. 12 (MNA) – Head of Iran Oil Terminals Company (IOTC) has announced that foreign companies are eager to make investments in IOTC.

  • OPEC.jpg 2016-08-12 12:05

    Iran’s oil exports rise by 12K barrels in July

    TEHRAN, Aug. 12 (MNA) – OPEC announced on Thursday that Iran increased its oil output by 12,000 barrels in July as compared with the previous month, June.

  • نفتکش 2016-08-10 20:03

    Iran’s gas oil exports soar dramatically

    TEHRAN, Aug. 10 (MNA) – NIOPDC head said Iran’s gas oil exports have experienced a fourfold rise in the current Iranian calendar year (began March 20).

  • نفت گاز شل توتال 2016-08-10 16:11

    Shell, Total set preconditions for activity in Iran

    TEHRAN, Aug. 10 (MNA) – An official said Shell and Total oil companies have set receiving of 20 to 25 percent of fuel sale commission as a precondition for constructing new filling stations in Iran.

  • نفتکش پایانه های نفتی خارگ 2016-08-10 10:39

    Iran’s oil exports to Asia hits 1.7mn bpd

    TEHRAN, Aug. 10 (MNA) – Imports of Iranian crude by China, India, Japan and South Korea experienced a 47% rise in June as compared with the same period last year reaching a total of 1.72 million bpd.

  • کاردر نفت 2016-08-09 22:54

    Deputy-minister demands renovation of IOOC

    TEHRN, Aug. 09 (MNA) – Deputy-minister of oil has said Iran’s oil storage facilities have been outdated and should be renovated using modern technology.

  • کراپ‌شده - اسحاق جهانگیری 2016-08-08 12:01

    Iranian govt. approves new model for oil contracts

    TEHRAN, Aug. 08 (MNA) – Iran’s First VP Jahangiri said new oil contracts went through 150 amendments and were notified to the Ministry of Oil.

  • پارس جنوبی پایانه‌های نفتی نفتکش 2016-08-07 15:53

    Iran exports 1st Euro IV gas oil cargo

    TEHRAN, Aug. 07 (MNA) – An NIOPDC official announced that Iran has deployed its first ever Euro 4-compliant gas oil shipment to global markets.

  • نفت ایران چین 2016-08-06 09:59

    NIOC, Sinopec abort Garmsar joint contract

    TEHRAN, Aug. 06 (MNA) – An NIOC official announced that the development contract for Garmsar block with China’s Sinopec has been terminated due to environmental reasons.

  • کابینه یازدهم 2016-08-03 08:40

    Rouhani on TV:

    US no longer trusted by 'our nation'

    TEHRAN, Aug. 03 (MNA) – Iran's Hassan Rouhani has told the nation topics other than nuclear program would be negotiated with the US if she had acted with good faith in JCPOA implementation.

  • زنگنه 2016-08-02 10:08

    Ukraine to buy Iranian crude

    TEHRAN, Aug. 02 (MNA) – Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh announced that Ukraine has put in a request to purchase Iran’s crude oil.

  • پنجاهمین سالگرد تاسیس شرکت ملی گاز ایران 2016-08-01 13:52

    By: Majid Haghdoust

    Ceremony celebrates NIGC 50th anniv.

    TEHRAN, Aug. 01 (MNA) – Iran’s President Rouhani has attended and addressed the ceremony on Monday morning to celebrate the 50th anniversary of National Iranian Gas Company in Oil Ministry’s Oil Industry Research Center.

  • oil 2016-07-31 11:36

    Iran, Iraq rivalry over joint fields enters new phase

    TEHRAN, Jul. 31 (MNA) – Iranian oil officials have promised to compensate for the lag in the recovering crude form joint oilfields with Iraq.

  • oil 2016-07-31 10:14

    Japan’s oil imports from Iran rises by 200%

    TEHRAN, Jul. 31 (MNA) – Iranian Oil Ministry announced that volume of Japan’s crude imports from Iran has doubled in the first half of 2016 as compared with the same period a year before.

  • TOTAL 2016-07-30 17:53

    Iran’s crude sales to Total reach record high

    TEHRAN, Jul. 30 (MNA) – France’s Total SA company has announced that volume of its crude oil purchase from Iran has hit a record high of 200 thousand barrels per day.

  • Iran oil.jpg 2016-07-30 12:01

    Japan to invest $10bn in Iran

    TEHRAN, Jul. 30 (MNA) – Deputy oil minister said Japan’s plan to invest 10 billion dollars in various economic sectors of Iran will be implemented soon.