Close to two million tons of the latent capacities of Iran’s petrochemical complexes will become operational in the next Iranian calendar year (to start March 20, 2020), said a manager of the National Petrochemical Company (NPC) on Saturday.
Iran Mercantile Exchange (IME) announced on Saturday that 637,158 tons of commodities valued at over $690 million were traded in its domestic trading and export halls in the past week (ended January 16).
British consumers failed to increase their spending for a record fifth month in a row in December, adding to signs of economic weakening that might prompt the Bank of England to cut interest rates this month.
The cost of Ghana’s financial sector cleanup risks escalating to 20 billion cedis ($3.5 billion) as the government weighs increasing the guaranteed payback for some depositors, Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta said.
A number of Kazakh-Iranian joint projects in Kazakhstan are currently at various stages of implementation, the majority of them accounting for agriculture, a representative of Kazakhstan’s Ministry of Trade and Integration told Trend News Agency.
Iran exported products worth $656 million to the Eurasian countries during March 19-December 21, 2019, indicating a 48-percent growth year-on-year, said the head of the Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) of Iran.