Iran exports Margon cement to Persian Gulf states


Yasuj (IP): The industrial complex manufacturing Hilal cement in Kohgiloyeh and Boyer Ahmad province, South-Western Iran is manufacturing more than one million tons of cement annually and exports 50 percent of its product.

 Located in 50 kilometers from Yasuj the capital of Kohgiloyeh and Boyer Ahmad province, Margon Cement Factory was inaugurated in 2017.

As a matter of fact, it is located in the cold Margon region which has created 450 direct jobs and 2000 indirect jobs.

According to the manager of the factory Peiman Hajian, 50 percent of the products will be exported to Iraq, Kuwait as well as North Africa.

He also elaborated further that Margon cement has been scheduled to be exported to China and India in the near future.

The cement produced by Margon factory has a good quality and the existence of a mine close to this factory has caused 95% of the feed and raw materials of Margon cement factory to be supplied next to this industrial complex.

The construction and operation of a cement factory in any region play an important role in the economic development of the country.