Iran Plans to Be Net Exporter of Aluminium by 2019

Iran Plans to Be Net Exporter of Aluminium by 2019

According to comments made at Arabal 2017 by officials from the Iranian Mines & Mining Industries Development & Renovation Organization (IMIDRO), Iran is set to become a net exporter of aluminium by 2019. IMIDRO Director of Planning and Strategic Supervision Amir Sabbagh...


Global Aluminium Stakeholders Expected to Converge at ARABAL 2017

Although the Middle East has been known as a petroleum heavyweight for decades, the region has made significant strides in the production and export of other natural resources over the past several years. Chief among them is the mining, refining, and smelting of aluminium. As states in the region look to diversify their economies away […]

Expanded Aluminium Capacity Under Consideration by Sohar Aluminium

The CEO of Oman’s Sohar Aluminium told domestic media late last week that his company plans to increase its smelting capacity and its downstream capabilities over the next several years. Said Mohammed Al Masoudi said that Sohar is aligning its priorities with Tanfeedh, the Omani government’s plan for economic diversification, which recommends a multi-million-dollar plan […]

ARABAL 2017 Promises to Put the Middle East’s Aluminium Industry In Spotlight

Muscat, October 8th 2017 – Sohar Aluminium, the host and organizers of the 2017 Arab International Aluminium Conference (ARABAL), have announced the full programme for the upcoming global industry event. Set to take place in Muscat from November 7th – 9th 2017, it will feature a two-day conference and exhibition featuring over 60 international experts […]

ARABAL 2017 Attracts World Class Sponsors and Exhibitors

Muscat, September 25, 2017 – Sohar Aluminium, organiser of the 21st Arab International Aluminium Conference & Exhibition (ARABAL), has successfully secured more than 20 major sponsors that will be exhibiting at the upcoming event to be held in Muscat on November 7th – 8th. International and local Gold sponsors of the event include Oman Oil […]