Azerbaijan, Baku, Aug.27/ Trend F.Milad/
The construction of Kordestan Petrochemical Plant, in west of Iran, is completed by 54 percent, the IRIB reported.
The plant is projected to produce 312,000 tons of polyethylene per year.
Some €247 million plus 814 billion rials (about $66 million) are required to be invested in the project.
According to the plan, some 2,000 direct jobs will be created. The plant will come on stream by March 2014.
Iran's petrochemical production is 54 million tons per year.