PMO News Portal - Adel Deris stated that the dredging of the
Arvand River, especially around its
estuary, is one of the main challenges facing the ports of Abadan, Cooabdeh and
Arvandkenar, and while emphasizing the need to dredge this waterway, he called
for cooperation and participation of the Iraqi side in accordance with
He described the Arvand area ports as centers for local
employment and business, and if its dredging problem got resolved, commercial
capacities in these ports would be more flourishing than before.
Referring to the 40% progress of the construction of the
1,000-ton wharf of Arvandkenar port, which is 120 meters long, he assessed the
process of infrastructure development in Abadan and Chooabdeh ports in terms of
construction of 2,000 square meter warehouses as favorable and said: significant
infrastructures have been considered in the ports along the Arvand, and in
order to take optimal advantage, business ties procedures must be strengthened.