The Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan oil pipeline is a bold step in the development of the Caspian resources. The commissioning of the BTC is remarkable event for Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey and the world market, Trend cited a letter sent by the U.S. President George Bush addressed to the solemn opening ceremony of the BTC with the discharge capacity of 50 million tons a year, in Turkey. The letter was read out by the U.S. Deputy Energy Secretary, Klay Cell.
The key objective of the project and its significance is exit to the world energy market.
We appreciate the project. It will play a considerable role in the international cooperation. The people of the United States believes that that project will be carried out successfully, the letter by the US leader underlined.