Iran’s Strategic Course Back onto Global Stage

January 2017, Vol. 244, No. 1

By Andrew Barker, Vice President Strategic Development for Iran, Lloyd's Register

With the lifting of nuclear-related sanctions last January, Iran is slowly getting the wheels of its economy moving again, according to a study by engineering, services organization Lloyd’s Register. Contributing about 25% of the government’s budget 2016, the oil and gas sector remains a major source for revenue and employment and has an undeniable role in the reemergence of the Islamic Republic. Having played a diminished role in global oil markets during what has been a grueling sanctions environment, Iran’s fortunes are changing and its oil machine is reawakening. Since last January, Iran has made…

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