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Sonatrach Agrees 20-Year Gas Sales Contract With Edison

Sonatrach signed a 20-year gas sales agreement with Italys Edison on 23 June in Algiers. The agreement, for 4bn cu ms/year, was signed by Sonatrach Vice President for Marketing Ali Hached and Edison representative Paini Edison. The gas will be supplied via the Transmed pipline system, which is undergoing expansion work with first deliveries due in late 2006 or early 2007. The contract comes just days after...