Iran South Pars refineries 99% reliable: official

Oil&Gas Materials 23 March 2019 14:55 (UTC +04:00)

Tehran ,Iran, March 23


The CEO of the National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) Hassan Montazer Torbati has announced all the South Pars refineries are producing related products with 99 percent reliability.

"The reason behind the gas industry’s success is that there is no fear of undergoing big projects. At the moment, various sectors of gas industry, specially, the South Pars Gas Company is supporting domestic companies to boost self-sufficiency," Trend reports citing ILNA.

He went on to add that last year there was no gas shortage in the country’s general network and the gas exports to Turkey and Iraq were constantly ongoing according to the plan.

"The development of gas industry shows dedication of the National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC). Natural gas covers 75 percent of country's energy needs,” he said.

"Gas would cause social welfare and economic development and is a reliable source for Iran’s energy sphere," he added.