Turkish gas import, consumption down in January-November

January 8, 2014

The Turkish state pipeline company Botas imported about 34.29 billion cubic meters of gas from a variety of sources in January-November 2013 compared to nearly 38.8 billion cubic meters in January-November 2012, according to a message posted on the official website of Botas, Trend reported on January 7.

Turkey also imports gas from Azerbaijan, which is supplied via the South Caucasus gas pipeline (Baku-Tbilisi-Erzurum).

Additionally, Botas exported around 635 million cubic meters of gas in January-November compared to 555 million cubic meters in January-November 2012.

Some 33.56 billion cubic meters of gas was sold in the domestic market of Turkey in January-November 2013 compared to 36.73 billion cubic meters of gas in January-November 2012.

Copyright: Trend, 2014