Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. L

No 42

15-October-2007

CASPIAN

Azerbaijan Expanding Gas Pipeline To Georgia To Boost Deliveries

Aztransgas, the transportation arm of Azerbaijans state-owned Azerigas, is refurbishing and expanding a Soviet-era gas pipeline used to supply neighboring Georgia, which began to receive gas supplies from Azerbaijan earlier this year following a pricing row with Russias Gazprom (MEES, 22 January). Georgia receives 1.5mn cmd through the pipeline at $120 per 1,000 cu ms....