National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC)



  • محمد راستاد 2017-11-04 16:09

    Deputy Minister of Roads and Transportation:

    Iran among world’s top 20 maritime transport countries

    TEHRAN, Nov. 04 (MNA) – Islamic Republic of Iran is among top 20 maritime transport country in the world.

  • National Iranian Tanker Company 2017-09-26 14:29

    Iranian oil tankers obtain 2 new intl. certificates

    TEHRAN, Sep. 26 (MNA) – Iranian oil tanker fleet have succeeded in receiving two new international certificates including ISO9001:2015 and ISO14001:2015.

  • tanker 2017-06-25 23:32

    Export capacity reaches 8mn bpd at Iran’s largest oil terminal

    TEHRAN, Jun. 25 (MNA) – NITC head said preparation of nine docks at Kharg oil terminal have increased its export capacity to approximately eight million barrels per day.

  • نعمت زاده 2017-05-15 16:50

    Iranian firms to build wide-body ships

    TEHRAN, May 15 (MNA) – Industrial Development and Renovation Organization of Iran (IDRO), Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL), and National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC) have signed a contract to build and repair ships.

  • oil tanker 2017-02-01 09:20

    Iran owns world’s largest tanker fleet

    TEHRAN, Feb. 01 (MNA) – NITC managing director, while noting that Iran possessed the largest tanker fleet in the world, expounded on plans to renovate and expand the existing squadron.

  • iranian oil tanker 2017-01-28 20:49

    IOTC lends out 35 tankers to European oil giants

    TEHRAN, Jan. 28 (MNA) – NITC head announced that 35 Iranian tankers have been leased out to oil companies in Europe like Spain’s Cepsa and Eni of Italy.

  • کشتیرانی جمهوری اسلامی 2017-01-28 10:02

    Bunkering unit begins operation in Qeshm

    TEHRAN, Jan. 28 (MNA) – The first phase of a bunkering facility came on stream in Salakh district of Qeshm Island in the Persian Gulf.

  • نفت گاز 2017-01-10 16:05

    Tehran, Baghdad sign 2 oil agreements

    TEHRAN, Jan. 10 (MNA) – Deputy Iranian oil minister has reported on inking agreements between Iran and Iraq over joint development of two oil fields.

  • َکشتی 2017-01-10 14:25

    IDRO, Daewoo to found quartet shipbuilding company

    TEHRAN, Jan. 10 (MNA) – Deputy industry minister said a quarter shipbuilding company will be formed by the end of January in partnership with IDRO, IRISL, NITC as well as South Korea’s Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) shipbuilding company.

  • پایانه های نفتی نفتکش جزیره خارگ 2016-11-19 11:43

    Iran, Poland to establish joint shipping line

    TEHRAN, Nov. 19 (MNA) – Iran and Poland held negotiations in Tehran over launching a joint shipping line for transport of crude oil, petrochemical products as well as liquefied gas.

  • ایران نروژ 2016-10-02 16:20

    Iran, Norway mull over LNG coop.

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – NITC director has voiced Iran’s readiness to cooperate with Norwegian firms over LNG carrier projects.

  • 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.

  • نفتکش 2016-08-28 00:00

    Vitol to buy Iran, Russia swap oil

    TEHRAN, Aug. 27 (MNA) – An oil official has announced that Vitol S.A. of Switzerland is likely to purchase Russian crude to be swapped through Iran’s largest oil terminal in the Caspian Sea.

  • Iranian supertanker, giant MSC boxship 2016-08-05 12:28

    Iranian supertanker, giant MSC boxship collide in Singapore Strait

    TEHRAN, Aug. 05 (MNA) – An Iranian supertanker collided with a container ship in the Singapore Strait on Thursday night, with no loss of life or pollution despite damage to both vessels, Singapore transport officials said.

  • نفت کش 2016-07-11 13:12

    Iran lets out 5 tankers to world oil firms

    TEHRAN, Jul. 11 (MNA) – An official has reported on signing of a contract to lease out five Iranian tankers to foreign oil companies.

  • pipeline 2016-04-30 14:55

    Egypt SuMed pipeline accepts Iran oil

    TEHRAN, Apr. 30 (MNA) – Unlike Saudi Arabia, Egypt has let Iranian tankers resume oil shipments through SuMed pipeline to supply customers in Europe and the Mediterranean Sea region.

  • TANKER 2016-04-12 14:58

    Iranian oil tankers free to cross Panama Canal

    TEHRAN, Apr. 12 (MNA) – Iran and Panama have reached agreement on Iranian tanker ships crossing the Panama Canal and to register vessels under Panamanian flag.

  • نفتکش 2016-04-03 10:35

    NITC lends out oil tankers

    TEHRAN, Apr. 03 (MNA) – NITC managing director has announced that Iranian oil tankers will be lent out to foreign companies.

  • tanker 2016-02-21 16:02

    Sinking oil prices swell oil tanker revenues

    TEHRAN, Feb. 21 (MNA) – An NITC official said the drop in global oil process has boosted revenues of Iranian oil tankers by 80 per cent.

  • نفتکش 2016-02-17 13:15

    Iran beats oil sale record

    TEHRAN, Feb. 17 (MNA) – IOTC managing director has announced that Iran has exported more than 7.1 million crude barrels in 48 hours setting a new record.

  • Iran-Cyprus 2016-02-15 10:13

    Cyprus, Iran launch oil, banking talks

    TEHRAN, Feb. 15 (MNA) – A fresh round of talks convened between Iran and Cyprus here on Sunday aiming to expedite activities between the European country’s banks and the fleet of Iranian oil tankers.

  • نفتکش گازبر 2016-02-14 09:31

    First post-JCPOA EU tankers arrive in Iran

    TEHRAN, Feb. 14 (MNA) – IOTC managing director has announced the simultaneous arrival in Kharg oil terminal of three French and Spanish as well as Russian tankers after a four-year halt.

  • TANKER 2016-01-18 13:52

    Iranian tankers allowed to enter EU ports

    TEHRAN, Jan. 18 (MNA) – The British Lloyd's Register Group has canceled one sanction against Iran’s oil industry by issuing certificates for commute of Iranian oil tankers to the ports and oil terminals of European Union.

  • shell 2016-01-16 13:46

    Shell, Total representatives arrive in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) – Representatives of several world’s oil giants have traveled to Iran on the verge of the removal of international sanctions.

  • Kharg oil termnal 2016-01-06 20:21

    Kharg terminl ready to host world's largest tankers

    TEHRAN, Jan. 06 (MNA) – An IOTC official has said the largest tankers with a capacity of 360 thousand barrels can now berth at Kharg oil terminal.

  • TANKER 2016-01-06 11:15

    Iranian tankers ready for post-sanction era

    TEHRAN, Jan. 06 (MNA) – An NIOC official has announced that the country’s crude oil will be deployed to the market by Iranian tankers upon the removal of sanctions.

  • TANKER 2015-10-26 10:55

    NITC ready to return to Europe’s oil market

    TEHRAN, Oct. 26 (MNA) – National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC) has announced its readiness to return to Europe’s market of maritime transportation of oil by the removal of sanctions.

  • Iran tankers 2015-10-12 11:11

    British, Swedish firms to insure Iranian tankers

    TEHRAN, Oct. 12 (MNA) – Director of Commerce in the National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC) announced Iran’s negotiations with two major British and Swedish insurance companies to insure Iranian vessels.