IRAN

 

Iran’s Readies Ilam HDPE Plant

 

Iran’s National Petrochemical Company (NPC) has begun commissioning the Ilam high-density polyethylene (HDPE) plant in western Iran. ISNA news agency on 5 November quoted plant manager Javad Kamari as saying the plant was initially producing at a rate of 25 tons/hour, and that when it is fully brought into operation it will be able to deliver 300,000 tons/year of HDPE. Earlier he told the petroleum ministry’s Shana...