Oil is a symbol of civilization and development in IranTuesday, June 6, 2023
Director General of OPEC Affairs and Relations with Energy Assemblies of the Ministry of Petroleum considered oil a symbol of civilization and development in Iran and said: "The mollages prepared to be presented to the Secretariat of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) are also a symbol of peace.”
According to the report of the public relations of the management of museum and documentation center of the oil industry, on Saturday Ordibehesht 30th/ May 20th, during the presentation ceremony of the mollages of bituminous containers of the National Museum of Iran to be donated to the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) on the sidelines of the oil exhibition, Afshin Javan said: based on historical documents and objects, the familiarity of humans, especially the people of the Middle East and Iranians with oil go back thousands of years.
He clarified: The bituminous containers that were prepared indicate that the history of oil in Iran does not go back to 120 years ago, but it is more than 5 thousand years old.
The 27th International Oil, Gas, Refining and Petrochemical Exhibition with the slogan "Oil Industry; Technological Production and optimal consumption" started on Wednesday, Ordibehesht 27/ May 17, and ended Saturday, Ordibehesht 30/ May 20.