Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. XLIX

No 51

18-Dec-2006

TURKEY/IRAN

Iran Cuts Gas Shipments To Turkey

Turkey said on 12 December that gas shipments from Iran had been reduced to around 5mn cu ms/day from the usual daily average of 27mn cu ms. Officials at Turkeys Petroleum Pipeline Corporation (Botas) said the problem began in early December and they were unsure when shipments would resume at the normal rate. Botas said there had been problems recently with the quality of the gas that Iran shipped...