By the end of 2023, Turkiye imported 10 billion 257.22 mcm of gas from Azerbaijan, by 17.8% more than in 2022, the official message on the regulation of the Turkish market (Prime reports). The Ministry of Energy of Azerbaijan, summing up the results of last year, indicated in its report that 9.5 bcm of gas were supplied to Turkiye in 2023.
BP-Azerbaijan (technical operator of the project) has started producing gas in the northeastern direction of “Shah-Deniz.”
According to the company's press release released yesterday, Gas production began on February 13, million cubic meters. “Prior to that, all related construction work and operational tests on the northeast wing were successfully completed and the system was fully put into operation," the statement said.
Giulia Chierchia, bp's Executive Vice President for Strategy, Sustainability, and Ventures, who has been on a visit to Baku since February 27, will discuss projects with the company's participation with the Azerbaijani authorities.
Rovshan Najafov, President of the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR), met with Giulia Chierchia, bp's Executive Vice President for Strategy, Sustainability, and Ventures, in Baku. It was stressed that the unanimous decision to hold COP29 in Azerbaijan this year is an indicator of the high confidence of the international community in the country, SOCAR reported.