Tuesday, October 31, 2006
Azerbaijan to import up to 2bn cu m of gas from Iran in 2007
26 October 2006 [10:58] - Today.Az - Azerbaijan has not yet set the volume and price of gas imports for 2007, Industry and Energy Minister Natig Aliyev told reporters. He said that Azerbaijan negotiated wit Iran on gas imports recently, APA reports. "We will buy 2bn cu m of gas from Iran if the price is reasonable," he said. In case of any agreement between Georgia and Iran, delivery of Iranian gas to Georgia through Azerbaijan can be discussed. Touching on gas imports from Russia, the minister said that Azerbaijan shouldn't rush in this issue and Azerbaijan will make any decision after Russia sets the price for gas imports to other CIS countries.