Oct 14, 2001, 12:01 AM
News Code: 9031901
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months six past in 3% up exports steel Iran's products steel various of exports Iran's -- IRNA 14, Oct Tehran, (21 March started) year Iranian current the of half first the during Promotion Export the million, 130 dlrs at valued tons, 980,000 reached .Sunday on here announced (EPCI) Iran of Center in percent 3 and percent 5.1 of increases indicates figure The corresponding the to compared respectively, value, and weight of terms .added it ,(2000 20, March started) year preceding the of rate Germany, Spain, to exported mainly were products steel the said It as Malaysia India, China, Arabia, Saudi the Kuwait, Greece, Italy, .countries East Middle the of some as well tons billion 79.1 exceeds ore iron of reserve Iran's noted It total world's the of percent 6.21 over includes said, it which, .(tons billion 3.8 about) figure terms in world the in 21st and East Middle the in first ranks Iran biggest world's the currently is China .production iron and steel of .steel and iron of producer the with along Mill, Steel Isfahan Russian-built 1945 The in Plant Steel Ahvaz the and Isfahan in Complex Steel Mobarakeh products steel of exporters and producers leading the are Khuzestan, .country the in RM/HM End