IMIDRO Signs Deals with Foreign Companies
French Company Fives has signed a deal for the establishment of an
anode factory needed by Iranian aluminum industry and AXENS Company
for the feasibility study of petroleum coke project.
Following the agreement reached between Iran and world powers last year
Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization
(IMIDRO) has managed to sign memorandums of understanding (MoUs) with major
companies of nine world countries, namely Italy, France, Austria, China,
South Korea, South Africa, India, Turkmenistan and Afghanistan.
Italyís Danieli has signed a memorandum of understanding for the manufacture
of seamless pipes, hot and cold rolled steel as well as construction of an
iron ore concentrate factory. Danieli will also enter into Iranís aluminum
industry and MoUs have been signed for the development of aluminum billet,
foil, wire and cable. Under the memorandum of understanding agreement has
been reached regarding holding of specialized training and establishment of
a joint steel company with Iran.
The Italian company SMS INNSE will also enter into Iranís steel industry,
particularly in the downstream industries. The FATA Company of Italy has
also entered into aluminum industry and the power plants required by the
industry. It has signed agreements with IMIDRO.
The French Company Fives has signed a deal for the establishment of an anode
factory needed by Iranian aluminum industry and AXENS Company for the
feasibility study of petroleum coke project.
The SCS Company of Austria has signed a memorandum of understanding for a
graphite electrode project.
The Sinosteel and NFC companies of China have signed agreements with IMIDRO.
The Sinosteel Company will enter into aluminum smelting plants and NFC in
processing of rare earth elements as well as safety and mineral
Chinaís Citic Construction Company has also signed three memoranda of
understanding in the area of aluminum, development of Parsian Port, and
water desalination as well as for comprehensive cooperation.
The National Aluminum Company Limited (NALCO) of India has signed a MoU with
IMIDRO for the establishment of a joint aluminum factory in the southern
coasts of Iran with an aim to export its products.
The MINTEK Company of South Africa has signed a MoU with Iran Mineral
Processing Research Center, affiliated to IMIDRO, for the purpose of
training and implementation of joint projects.