Azerbaijan ups gas supplies to Georgia

Oil&Gas Materials 1 March 2010 17:35 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, March 1 / Trend /

In January 2010, the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) exported over 172.8 million cubic meters of gas per day to Georgia compared to 167.32 in January 2009, SOCAR reported.

The company launched gas supplies to Georgia in April 2008.

In November 2008, Azerbaijan and Georgia signed the agreement to stir up SOCAR's activity on Georgian gas market during next 5 years beginning from 2009. Under the agreement, SOCAR will launch subsidiaries to supply gas to consumer groups pinpointed by the Georgian government.