Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. L

No 18

30-Apr-2007

IRAN

Irans Gasoline Production Capacity Raised To Almost 290,000 B/D

The National Iranian Oil Refining and Distribution Company (NIORDC) announced on 18 April that it had increased its total gasoline production capacity to 45.994mn liters/day (289,302 b/d) by the end of the previous Iranian calendar year (21 March 2006-20 March 2007). The increase was attributed to upgrading and expansion work at the countrys nine refineries, which had lifted...