New plant opened in Iran

New plant opened in Iran
Published: 23 March 2004

A new cement plant, with an annual capacity of 1Mt, started operating in Shiraz, the capital of Iranian southwestern province Fars, it was reported on March 22, 2004.  Another cement plant is expected to be opened in the Fars province in the Iranian calendar year, ending March 20, 2005, the deputy governor of the province in charge of planning, Fardjollah Habir, was quoted as saying.