Gazprom and SOCAR CEOs hold talks in St.Petersburg
CEO of Russian energy giant Gazprom Alexey Miller and Azerbaijan’s State Oil Company’s (SOCAR) President Rovnag Abdullayev discussed natural gas supplies to Azerbaijan during a meeting in St.Petersburg.
"The participants of the meeting have discussed the cooperation issues. Namely, natural gas supplies to Azerbaijan," the company said in a statement.
"Gazprom Export" LLC and Azerbaijan Methanol Company (AzMeCo) signed a mid-term agreement on delivering 2 billion cubic meters of gas per year on September 11, 2015, in the presence of the deputy chairman of Gazprom’s Management Committee and the vice-president for investments and marketing of SOCAR.
Gazprom and the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic signed the contract in 2009, the deliveries started in 2010 and were gradually decreasing until stopping in the middle of 2014.