Azerbaijan and Russia to mull energy cooperation

Azerbaijan and Russia to mull energy cooperation

Moscow will host a meeting of a special working group on energy cooperation between Azerbaijan and Russia on October 3-6, Azerbaijan’s Deputy Energy Minister Samir Valiyev said at a round table meeting 'Industry and Energy: Prospects of Bilateral Cooperation', which was held as part of the 9th Azerbaijan-Russia interregional forum in Baku, the correspondent of Vestnik Kavkaza reported.

The deputy minister said that the meeting of the working group, which operates under the intergovernmental commission, will be held as part of the Russian Energy Week.

According to him, energy is one of the main areas of cooperation between Azerbaijan and Russia.

As successful examples of cooperation, Valiyev mentioned the activities of Lukoil company in Azerbaijan, cooperation as part of OPEC, trade in petroleum products, etc.