Iran’s gas exports to Turkey jumps by 11 percent

TEHRAN (ISNA)- Iran’s gas exports to Turkey rose by 11 percent since the beginning of Iranian calendar year, (started on March 20, 2016), totaling 1.8 billion cubic meters.

Alireza Ebrahimian who is in charge of dispatching in National Iranian Gas Company said that Iran pumped 21.5 million cubic meters of gas daily to Turkey over the first 86 days of the Iranian calendar year.

He said Iran has increased gas recovery from sources by 5 percent comparing to the similar period last year.