Middle East Economic Survey


No 5



Russia Delivers Final Batch Of Nuclear Fuel To Irans Bushehr Plant

Russias Atomstroiexport delivered the eighth and final batch of nuclear fuel rods to Irans Bushehr power plant on 28 January. IRNA news agency said Iran had now received 82 tons of fuel for commissioning of the 1gw plant, with delivering beginning late last year (MEES, 24 December 2007). Ahmad Fayazbaksh, Deputy Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), told...