0905 GMT September 20, 2017
Bahram Sobhani said on Tuesday, "Customers of Mobarakeh steel products prefer his company's products to Chinese and Russian products and they are ready to pay higher prices while the company has sold out all its products."
He noted that over 3,500 companies render services to MSC and over 1,000 companies directly purchase the products of Mobarakeh, Fars News Agency reported.
Sobhani underlined that the products of Mobarakeh Steel Company has a special status among foreign customers and businessmen.
In February, the World Steel Association (WSA) announced that Iran produced nearly 1.4 million tons of crude steel in January showing 19.7 percent of growth in comparison with the same period last year.
Iran's steel production in 2014 increased by 5.9 percent compared with the same period in 2013, and reached 16.331 million tons, the report said.
Iran also ranked the 14th among major steel producing countries in the world.