06.Jan .2022 20:30

Gazprom and Turkiye's BOTAS sign four-year gas deal

Gazprom and Turkiye's BOTAS sign four-year gas deal
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Russia's Gazprom Export and Turkish state energy company BOTAS signed a four-year natural gas supply deal, Gazprom Export announced.

The Russian company will send 5.75 billion cubic meters (bcm) of gas a year to BOTAS via the TurkStream pipeline effective from Jan. 1, AA (Anadolu Agency) reports. 

Various agreements were signed between Gazprom Export and BOTAS for natural gas shipments on Dec. 30, according to Gazprom Export.

The TurkStream project has a total capacity of 31.5 bcm. The first line with a capacity of 15.75 bcm is designated for supplies to Turkiye's domestic customers, and the second line, with another 15.75 bcm of capacity, carries Russian gas further to Europe through Bulgaria.