Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines celebrates 50th Anniversary

Posted by Daily Shipping Times on 14-12-2017        Tweet

TEHRAN: In a ceremony to honor the 50th anniversary of IRISL foundation, Dr. Mohammad Saeedi, Chairman and CEO of IRISL extended his welcome to the foreign and domestic guests present during the occasion and expressed  hope to build the next 50 years even more gloriously.

He further stated, “during 50 years of activity, we have gained a lot of precious and valuable experience, hence, we must make the best out of these experiences to hammer out a brighter future”.

Referring to fact that in the course of these years, IRISL has experienced a lot of ups and downs, Dr. Saeedi affirmed that IRISL is now among the top-ten companies in the Country and it is hoped that the company will thrive and flourish more than ever.

Emphasizing that Iran offers huge economic potential, IRISL CEO asserted this Country provides appropriate investments opportunities for both international and domestic investors.

Moreover, in the first nine months of this year, IRISL has managed to transport 19 million tonnes of goods.

Announcing that IRISL has developed a practical plan for the next five- years, Saeedi added that based on this new plan, innovation and digitalization have been put into spotlight, since the world moves towards modern and cutting-edge technologies, this company will also keep up with these latest technology trends.

Emphasizing on the significance of multi-purpose transportation for carrying goods to CIS countries, Saeedi continued, we have developed a practical and strategic plan to connect Iran to different markets, particularly to those which will be created by launching of one belt-one road project, and this will also facilitate our access to European markets.

With regards to the positive impacts of JCPOA implementation on the activities of IRISL, he stated : now, we have established new shipping lines in South Korea, Latin America, Europe and other countries worldwide.

Announcing that we have put new round of cooperation with different countries on the agenda, Saeedi proposed that we are endeavoring to provide the best strategies for improving and enhancing cooperation with various countries.

At the end, Dr. Mohammad Saeedi expressed his gratitude and appreciation to the all former Senior Managers of IRISL.