The oil tanker is an FSU (Floating Storage and Unload vessel) and is
at the final stage of manufacture in South Korea, said Mahmoud
Zirakchian-zadeh, the managing director of IOOC.
The oil tanker,
according to Zirakhchian-zadeh, has a storage capacity of 2.2 million
barrels of crude oil, for which about 300 million euros have been
The oil tanker is primarily for storing the crude oil from
several oil fields of Iran in the Persian Gulf, aiming at direct export
to global markets, Zirakchian-zadeh added.