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IME Awash With Bitumen

IME Awash With BitumenIME Awash With Bitumen

The Iran Mercantile Exchange played host to 123,000 tons of various grades of bitumen offered by eight local suppliers on the export trading floor during Saturday trading. According to IME public relations, Pasargad Oil Company offered 102,500 tons of bitumen 6070. In addition, Ghiran Pakhsh-e Setare-ye Iran, Tabriz Oil Refining Company, Bam Gostar Zarin Shargh, and Farshemmiye Rooz Company supplied close to 20,500 tons of bitumen 6070 to overseas customers. The export floor also witnessed the offering of 350 tons of roof insulation. The agricultural trading floor recorded the offering of 99,350 tons of corn, as well as 8,140 tons of rice for local customers. All in all, close to 237,000 tons of commodities were offered in IME’s spot market on Saturday.