Turkey increases gas import from Azerbaijan by 27%

Turkey increases gas import from Azerbaijan by 27%
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Turkey imported more than 9,58 bln. cubic metres of gas from Azerbaijan last year, which is 27.2% more in comparison to the relevant period of the previous year. So, Azerbaijan ranks second place in Turkey’s total gas import, APA-Economics reports citing Turkey's Energy Market Regulatory Authority.

Turkey imported nearly 7,53 bln. cubic metres of gas from Azerbaijan in 2018.

Russia ranks first place in Turkey’s gas import. Russia exported about 15,19 bln. cubic metres of gas to Turkey last year. Iran, which ranks third, exported more than 7,73 bln. cubic metres of gas to Turkey during the reporting period

Emil Ismayilov

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