Kaloti Group plans new mega gold, precious metals refinery in Dubai

Kaloti Group said it plans to build one of the world's biggest gold and precious metals refineries in Dubai to help it meet the growing global demand

Steel production up 20 pct in Iran

Production of steel billets in Khouzestan Steel Company (KSC) increased by more than 20 percent in the first six months of the current Iranian year (started March 21), said the company's managing director. Abdolmajid Sharifi said the company produced

US aluminum firm starts construction of joint-venture refinery in Saudi Arabia

Alcoa Inc., the largest US aluminum producer, has started construction of an aluminum refinery in Saudi Arabia, the Bloomberg newspaper said on Thursday.

Iron ore production up in Iran

Over 9.3 million tons of concentrated and granulated iron ore were mined in the country in the first four months of the current Iranian year (started March 21), showing an increase of 5.2 percent compared to the figure for the same period last year.

Steel production in Iran up by 16% in 4 months

Steel production in Iran hit 4.645 million tons in the first quarter of current Iranian calendar year of 1390 (started on March 21), registering 16.3 percent increase compared to the figure for the corresponding period last year.