H1 Industrial Job Creation Up 16%
H1 Industrial Job Creation Up 16%

Iran H1 Industrial Job Creation Up 16%

Iran H1 Industrial Job Creation Up 16%

According to the Ministry of Industries, Mining and Trade, 44,719 jobs were created in 27 industrial fields in Iran during the first half of the current fiscal year (March 21-Sept. 22), registering a 16% rise compared with the corresponding period of last year.
Brownfield and greenfield sites accounted for 18,957 and 25,762 of the jobs created and indicated a 66% upsurge and a 5% fall respectively, the Persian daily Donya-e-Eqtesad reported.
With 6,871, 5,996, 5,148, 4,451 and 3,456 jobs created, the fields of food and drinkables, chemical materials and products, metals, plastic and rubber products and non-metal mineral products generated the most employment over the six-month period.
The top five provinces creating the most jobs were Isfahan with 4,213, Tehran with 3,792, Alborz with 3,663, East Azarbaijan with 3,110 and Qazvin with 2,755.
The number of jobs created in Isfahan, East Azarbaijan and Qazvin registered a 15%, 36% and 62% growth respectively while those for Tehran and Alborz show 7% and 16% decline respectively year-on-year.
Industrial job creation in Iran’s free trade and special economic zones experienced a 109% hike to stand at 2,069. Aras, Chabahar and Anzali were the top FTZs in terms of job creation over the period under review.


Short URL : https://goo.gl/7P9knE
  1. https://goo.gl/3uzxcE
  • https://goo.gl/WtaMTw
  • https://goo.gl/Bd1tqY
  • https://goo.gl/XsKXdo
  • https://goo.gl/HK8jVe

You can also read ...

Iran is the world’s biggest saffron producer and accounts for more than 90% of the global production.
Iran Mercantile Exchange launched saffron futures trading for...
Uber Plans Taxi-Hailing  in Japan
Uber Technologies plans to launch its first taxi-hailing pilot...
Tesla Admits Model 3 Braking Issue, Promises Fix
Tesla Inc’s Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk admitted on...
New Rules Allow  Direct Forex Sale
Businesspeople that have validated their purchase orders are...
Iran Khodro Expanding Presence in Iraqi Market
Iran’s largest carmaker, Iran Khodro, is set to export 6,000...
German firms, especially those without business links to the US, want to continue their Iran business.
While Germany’s big banks are studiously avoiding Iran-related...
19 Gov’t Assets Up for Privatization
The third month of the current fiscal year (May 22-June 21)...
Prices have been jacked up by car dealers and some makers by 6-22% only in the past few weeks.
Authorities are set to ratify new car prices for models...

Add new comment

Read our comment policy before posting your viewpoints