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Agricultural Trade Takes IME by Storm

Agricultural Trade Takes IME by StormAgricultural Trade Takes IME by Storm

Iran Mercantile Exchange featured close to 175,000 tons of commodities at its spot market on Saturday trading, including about 60,000 tons of agricultural goods, IME reported.

The agricultural trading floor saw the offering of 5,000 tons of Indian and Thai rice, 285 tons of rice from local suppliers, 5,000 tons of soybean meal plate, 3,000 tons of soybean meal flakes, 110 tons of Brazilian soybean meal flakes, 20 tons of Indian soybean meal flakes, 32,100 tons of corn, 10,000 tons of white sugar and 4,000 tons of durum wheat.

Pasargad Oil Company and Jey Oil Refining Company offered about 69,300 tons of various grades of bitumen on the oil and petrochemical trading floor. The floor also featured 36,456 tons of petrochemical commodities and 5,000 tons of vacuum bottoms.

The export trading floor played host to 1,000 tons of bitumen 6070 and 200 tons of bitumen 85100.

Iran Aluminum Company supplied 3,000 tons of aluminum ingot 99.75-percent purity priced at 65,580 rials per kg on the industrial and mining trading floor. Zarand Coke Making & Tar Refinery Company offered 200 tons of metallurgical coke on the board.