67% Rise in Aluminum Output
FinancialTribune - Iranian aluminum producers had a total output of 138,781 tons of aluminum ingots during the first four months of the current Iranian year (March 20-July 20) to register a 67% increase compared with the corresponding period of last year.
According to the latest data released by the Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO), flagship producer Iran Aluminum Company (IRALCO) accounted for 64,481 tons of the total output, posting a 5% rise year-on-year.
IRALCO is the top producer of aluminum in Iran. The plant, inaugurated in 1972, has an annual production capacity of 180,000.