Middle East Economic Survey


No 4



Eni Moves Expansion Date For TTPC Gas Pipeline Forward

Italys Eni on 12 January announced it would bring forward by two years plans to expand the Trans Tunisian Pipeline Company (TTPC) gas pipeline, which carries Algerian gas via Tunisia to Italy. As of 1 October 2008 the TTPC pipeline will carry an additional 3.2bcm/year of Algerian gas and this will be expanded further to 3.3bcm/y as of 1 April 2009. The pipelines current...