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Mining in Iran: post-deal opportunities

Opportunities were presented by Iran’s minister of industry and mines at an investment conference in Vienna following the Iran nuclear deal reached in July 2015. In the weeks following the deal, high-level government and private delegations from Asia and Europe visited Iran to explore political and business opportunities.

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New entrants to Iran’s mining sector will need to learn the ins and outs of the market and legal environment

What prompted this heightened interest? Iran is expecting relief from certain US, UN and EU sanctions which will open up its economy, including its mining industry.