• Machine and Equipment Manufacturing Industries BureauOffice

      Machine and Equipment Manufacturing Industries BureauOffice

      Description of Task


      1. Formulating proper coefficients for customs tariffs on a periodical basis in order to make domestic products competitive and provide reasonable support for them;

      2. Cooperation in and contribution to the formulation and submission of general regulations on commodity export and import;

      3. Contribution to the formulation of necessary regulations for examining industrial agreements signed with foreign countries;

      4.    Proposing relevant bills and bylaws if necessary;

      5. Encouraging cooperation of relevant specialized organs in the formulation of plans and supportive policies for the industrial sector and benefiting from their viewpoints in this regard;

      6.   Analysis of statistics and data pertaining to related industries and their submission to qualified and relevant authorities;

      7.    Offering necessary proposals for providing the necessary ground for the development of research and applied activities;

      8. Conducting the necessary examinations and studies in order to boost competitive production capacity in relevant industries, particularly exports competition, and also identifying regulations and laws, which are not compatible with competition requirements and suggesting adoption of laws and regulations highly adaptable for competition;

      9.     Contribution to the formulation of various instructions regarding the issuance of operation license as well as examining and expressing viewpoints on general import and export permits or issuing permits legally binding within the authority of the Ministry;

      10. Cooperation and collaboration with the Institute of Standard and Industrial Research of Iran and other relevant authorities with the purpose of formulating or revising necessary standards (in terms of quality, environment, health and management) pertaining to relevant industries;

      11.  Participating in necessary studies and surveys for efficient use of resources, particularly energy and reducing waste;

      12. Making periodical visits in order to identify and explore issues and problems related to production units and reporting to relevant authorities if necessary;

      13. Preparing and submitting specialized reports about different sectors of domestic industry in order to present a general image of the industry in question and offering approaches for the removal of obstacles;

      14.  Contribution to the formulation of industrial reconstruction and renovation plans for all industrial branches (within the framework of Comprehensive National Plan of Industrial Reconstruction and Renovation) and following up their approval and implementation;

      15. Examining and expressing views on the possibility of manufacturing machinery and industrial equipment inside the country;

      16. Reviewing the list of domestic manufactured machinery and equipment and the list of machinery subject to customs exemption (Directive No. 4/7005, dated August 25, 2007) in addition to planning and following up any increase in domestic contribution to design and manufacturing of these products by transferring technical know-how and taking advantage of the capabilities of native specialists;

      17. Collaboration and consultation with the Office of Deputy Minister for Planning and other relevant units for the establishment of production units or development of existing units in order to promote the sector’s industries and completion of production chains with a focus on high value-added and knowledge-based products;

      18. Providing necessary grounds and conditions for the development of the activities of engineering, procurement and construction  companies (EPC) for the development of domestic manufacturing of machinery and equipment for use in various projects;

      19. Providing the necessary ground for exporting industrial machinery and equipment as well as technical and engineering services in cooperation with relevant organizations and organs;

      20. Examining and taking advantage of various methods to support domestic manufacturers through all possible means;

      21. Suggesting appropriate tariffs by examining the production level of industrial machinery;

      22.  Introducing proposals to be included in the resolutions passed by the Cabinet and the Islamic Consultative Assembly (Parliament) to promote support for domestic industries;

      23.  Developing a databank of domestic manufacturers;

      24. Introducing domestic companies for participation in joint meetings with foreign countries and developing exports;

      25. Following up the resolution of problems related to production units through relevant organizations;

      26. Examining import of used machinery as per Paragraph 2 of Article 42 and participation in relevant committees;

      27. Consultation and providing specialized information to provincial industry, mine and trade organizations within the framework of assigned tasks, preparing the ground and following up the referral of state requirements and projects, particularly in oil, gas, petrochemical and power plant sectors to domestic manufacturers within the framework of the law on maximizing domestic production and service capacities of the country;

      28. Conducting expert and technical affairs in relation to tasks stipulated in the laws and regulations on imports and exports;

      29.Examining the lists of products not manufactured domestically and compiled by provincial industry, mine and trade organizations for customs clearance;

      30. Examining potential for domestic manufacturing and reporting its percentage to centers offering banking facilities in the country;

      31. Announcing the share of domestic manufacture in investment projects for the information of relevant specialized associations;

Quick Access

Contact information

Address :

PourMousa Alley-Somayyeh St-Karimkhan Ave-Tehran

Postal Code :


Phone :


Email :


The Ministry Security

+98 21 88809944