“with producing nanofiber face-mask production devices and selling it to producers, production volume of nanofiber face masks in the country will hit 10-fold soon, showing a considerable rise," Reza Faridi Majidi said.
“We have used nanofibers face-mask production devices that had been manufactured at this company," he added.
He pointed to the considerable rise in production of face masks at the company, and said, “The daily face-mask production volume of the company has hit between 30,000 and 40,000 since a month ago.”
He pointed to the nanofiber face mask and said, “These masks enjoy higher quality than ordinary face masks, so that nanofiber face masks have highly been welcomed by customers.”
Nanofiber face masks are used at hospitals and medical centers as well, he emphasized.
In relevant remarks on Saturday, a senior Iranian industrial official said that production of different anti-coronavirus equipment, including masks, has highly increased.
"There were only 200,000 masks produced before the coronavirus outbreak domestically in the country and now its production has 11-folded and reached 2,300,000 per day," Secretary of the Logistic Headquarters of the Industry Ministry for Campaign against Coronavirus Jamshid Golpour told FNA.
He also added that the country is now manufacturing 145,000 N95 masks on a daily basis, noting that 400,000 liters of disinfectants are now produced in Iran, 8 times more than the early days of the coronavirus outbreak.
"Also, production of medical gloves has two-folded and amounted to 4.5mln per day now," Golpour said.