Ilham Aliyev: Southern Gas Corridor to ensure Azerbaijan's economic interests
Azerbaijan will meet its economic interests from implementation of the Southern Gas Corridor, the Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev said at the opening of the campus of SOCAR's Baku Higher Oil School in the Bibiheybat settlement of the Sabayil district.
The President recalled that the Shahdeniz 2 project is one of the big gas projects in the world.
"Shahdeniz gas has been being exported to world and regional markets for several years. Today, we have already approached to implementation of the Southern Gas Corridor (SGC). This project will connect Azerbaijan with main foreign, European markets. Azerbaijan will meet its economic interests from implementation of the SGC for further decades”, APA cited Aliyev as saying.