Azerbaijani Energy Minister Parviz Shahbazov has met with the US Energy Secretary Rick Perry within the 27th World Gas Conference (WGC 2018) in Washington DC.
According to Energy Ministry, they discussed energy cooperation between the two countries and US role in implementation of global energy projects: ‘Implementation of projects by Azerbaijan to provide Europe’s energy security, diversification of energy resources to Europe increases its significance in the energy security system’.
Rick Perry said US will continue supporting Azerbaijan’s global energy projects. Energy ministry, in turn, appreciated US position in Azerbaijan’s integration to global energy place.
Energy Minister Parviz Shahbazov has also met with the Assistant Secretary for the Bureau of Energy Resources (ENR) at the U.S Department of State Francis Fannon, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Manufacturing in U.S. Commerce Department's International Trade Administration Ian Paul Steff and other officials.