Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. XLIX

No 35

28-Aug-2006

IRAN

Nematzadeh Says Government Allowing Gasoline Imports To Continue

Mohammad Nematzadeh, Deputy Minister of Petroleum and Managing Director of the National Iranian Oil Refining and Distribution Company (NIORDC), told state radio on 18 August that Iran would continue to import gasoline despite the public debate about rationing. He said: The government has allowed the oil ministry to import gasoline and we will import gasoline until the...