Lead and Zinc
Angouran Lead and Zinc Mine set a new monthly record by extracting 105,000 tons of minerals during the seventh month of the current fiscal year (Sept. 23-Oct. 22), managing director of the mine, Mansour Shabani, said.
Mehdi Karbasian, the head of Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization, said the mine’s processing facilities have produced about 450,000 tons of zinc during the seven-month period from March 21 to Oct. 22. Iran’s most abundant lead and zinc reserves are found in Angouran Mine located in Zanjan Province, with an estimated reserve of 23 million tons, including a zinc concentration of 26% and lead concentration of 6%, IMIDRO reported.
IMIDRO’s coal concentrate output during the last Iranian year (ended March 20, 2019), registered an 8 percent growth YOY.
Iron ore concentrate production by major Iranian companies increased 17 percent year-on-year in the year to March 2019, exceeding 45 million tons, according to Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO).
Iran produced 276,575 tons of aluminum in the year to March 2019, according to figures by Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO).
Iran produced 26.7 million tons of iron ore pellets during the last Iranian year (ended March 20), to register a 49-percent growth compared with the preceding year’s corresponding period.
As per the data released by IMIDRO, major Iranian steelmakers exported around 5.54 MnT of steel during last Iranian year (21 Mar 18-20 Mar’19). Export decreased by around 25% Y-o-Y. Standalone during the twelfth month export was noted to be around 457,585 MT, registered a downfall of 44% Y-o-Y.
The report consists of 5 chapters including IMIDRO at a glance, projects, performance, CSR & HSE and audit and financial statements.