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The National Petrochemical Company (NPC), a subsidiary to the Iranian Petroleum Ministry, is owned by the government of the Islamic Republic of Iran. It is responsible for the development and operation of the country’s petrochemical sector. Founded in 1964, NPC began its activities by operating a small fertilizer plant. Today, NPC is the second largest producer and exporter of petrochemicals in the Middle East .Over these years, it has not only expanded the range and volume of its products, but it has also taken steps in areas such as Research and Technology to achieve more self-sufficiency.

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  • Iran 9-Month Petchem Output at 35 million tons
    TEHRAN, Feb. 13 (Shana) -- Iranian petrochemical plants produced as much as 35 million metric tons of products during the first 9 month of the current Iranian calendar year which began on March 21, Minister of Petroleum said.
  • $4bn Investment by BASF in Iran Petchem Sector
    TEHRAN, Feb. 13 (Shana) -- Germany's giant chemical company BASF is planning to invest 4 billion dollars in Iran's petrochemical industry, a senior petrochemical official said.
  • Petchem Development can Generate Jobs: MP
    TEHRAN, Feb. 10 (Shana) -- A member of the Iranian parliament said expansion of the petrochemical industry can boost employment in the country by bringing in modern technologies.


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  • Iran H1 Crude, Condensate Exports 13% Higher than 2013
    TEHRAN, Feb. 13 (Shana) – Iran's average crude oil and gas condensate exports during the first 6 months of the current Iranian calendar year which began on March 21 was 13% higher than that before Iranian President Hassan Rouhani took office in 2013.
  • Iran to Send 4mb of Oil to Europe in 24 Hours
    TEHRAN, Feb. 13 (Shana) -- Iran says it has loaded 4 million barrels of crude oil on tankers headed for European destinations.
  • Iran Overcame Challenges Despite Enemy Machinations: Zangeneh
    TEHRAN, Feb. 12 (Shana) – Petroleum Minister Bijan Zangeneh said that Iran has managed to surpass the opposition of its enemies during a difficult phase but there are still machinations at the regional level.

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