Jan 14, 2020 14:30 Asia/Tehran [Updated: May 30, 2020 21:41 Asia/Tehran]

Tehran (IP) - Senior Adviser to CEO of Qeshm Free Zone has said that there are several countries cooperating with Iran in petrochemical projects, among them is one of the famous Chinese companies.

Iran PressIran news: "We have seventeen islands in the Persian Gulf. The biggest and the most important one is the Qeshm Island. It covers around 15 hundred square kilometerس and containing of 17 gas and oil reservoir which is one of the biggest potentials that we have in the south part of the country so it should be one of the fields for starting the development of the Island," Senior Advisor to CEO of Qeshm Free Zone Ali Yadghar said in an exclusive interview with Iran Press.

"We have started negotiations with some Iranians and foreign countries and have reached so good results in this regard, we have signed agreement with a famous big company in china for starting construction of a mega project which may be the biggest in the world containing two mega project of producing methanol and producing 6 million metric tons of production," he noted.

"We have started the first activity for implementation of the project," Yadghar said.

"I hope we can pass this hard situation in the very near future and start the main activities of execution of the project," he mentioned.

"Meanwhile, we signed an agreement with 4 Iranian companies for producing more than 4 million metric tons of various products in petrochemical activity mainly focus on all bases," the senior adviser said.

"If we reach the final part of this project, we could be the energy hub in the region. We hope it happens in the near future," Yadghar concluded.


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