Deputy Oil Minister for Petrochemical Affairs Marzieh Shahedaei referring to Iran-Germany excellent cooperation in petrochemical industry, said that Tehran is seeking to give impetus to mutual collaboration in the field.
Talking to IRNA on Tuesday on the sidelines of Iran-Germany Economic Conference held by the German Near and Middle East Association (NUMOV), she added the event mainly dealt with investment opportunities and German companies’ cooperation with Iranian firms.
Asked about type of cooperation in the petrochemical industry, she said that most of manufacturers of petrochemical industry equipment are from German and many licenses have also been obtained form German firms.
The deputy oil minister further noted, ‘Over the past years, even in times of sanctions, our relations with German companies were excellent. These companies kept their cooperation with us on the basis of previous agreements.’
Shahedaei hoped that Iran would take advantage of German firm’s cooperation, both in the field of technology transfer and investment.
The official also said that she is to hold talks with certain officials and heads of German companies on promotion of cooperation in petrochemical sector.