Turkey Announces Forecast for Import and Consumption of Gas by 2020

Oil&Gas Materials 10 September 2007 20:55 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku / Trend corr. S.Aliyev / Azerbaijan will deliver more than 80bln cu m of gas to Turkey from 2007 to 2020, it is reported in the renewed forecast on the export-import of gas by the Turkish State company Botas.

Turkey will import 3bln cu m of gas from Azerbaijan within 2007, 5bln in 2008 and 6.6bln from 2009 to 2020. Turkey will import 594bln cu m from 2007 to 2020. Some 136bln cu m of gas will be delivered to Turkey from 2007 to 2009, 255bln from 2010 to 2015 and 203bln from 2015 to 2020.

Russia will be the biggest supplier of gas to Turkey, which will deliver some 324bln cu m of gas from 2007 to 2020. Iran takes the second place at 124bln and Nigeria at 14.4bln. Algeria will supply 17bln cu m of crude gas.