Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LI

No 5

4-February-2008

REGIONAL/IRAN/TURKEY

Iranian Gas Exports To Turkey Resume

Iranian natural gas shipments to Turkey resumed on 27 January after several weeks that revealed weaknesses in the regions supply security. Iran said it was forced to halt shipments of some 27-30mn cmd to Turkey due to domestic demand in the midst of harsh winter conditions and also because Turkmenistan had halted gas supplies to northeastern Iran in late December. Turkey in turn was...