TEHRAN, Young Journalists Club (YJC) - According to the report from the Iran Mercantile Exchange (IME) International Affairs and PR, last week, on the domestic and export metal and mineral trading floor of IME, 67,074 MT of various products worth close to $63 million were traded.
On this trading floor, 62,288 MT of steel products, 4,640 MT of copper, 140 MT of molybdenum concentrates as well as 6 MT of precious metal concentrates were traded.
The report declares that on domestic and export oil and petrochemical trading floors of IME, 407,025 MT of different commodities with the total value of $170.5 million were traded.
On this trading floor, more than 191,268 MT of bitumen, 53,298 MT of polymer products, 111,020 MT of VB feed stock as well as 14,000 MT of lube-cut oil, 25,249 MT of chemical products, 7,760 MT of sulfur, 1,104 MT of base oil and slack waxes and 3,326 MT of insulation were traded.
Moreover, on the agricultural trading floor of IME, 62,125 MT of various commodities worth over $23.4 million were traded. On this trading floor, 44,520 MT of wheat, 17,575 MT of sugar as well as 30,000 day oil chicks were traded by customers.
It is worth noting that during the last week of September, the side market of IME witnessed trading of 568 MT of metal scrape, 250 MT of phosphate concentrate, 200 MT of dried milk, 53 MT of coconut powder, 25 MT of used locomotive oil and 20 MT of polymeric methylene diphenyl diisocyanate.