U.S ready for further expansion of South Energy Corridor
Azerbaijan, Baku, October 6 / Trend /
The USA continues to assist in realization of expansion of South Energy Corridor, U.S deputy energy minister Daniel Poneman said at the meeting with SOCAR's delegation headed by SOCAR president Rovnag Abdullayev.
During the meeting Abdullayev said that the project of South Energy Corridor is supported by Azerbaijan. The development project of Azerbaijani offshore gas-condensate field Shah Deniz has great importance.
Abdullayev informed Poneman about a course of talks with Turkey and Turkmenistan.
The USA positively appreciates efforts to establish Azerbaijani-Kazakh Caspian Transport Corridor, Poneman said.
Abdullayev also stressed that diversification of routes of oil and gas export was reached for the last 15 years. Powerful oil and gas infrastructure was created in Azerbaijan. No technical problems left to bring energy resources extracted in the Caspian Sea to the European market, he said.