of International Affairs at the National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) Behzad
Babazadeh said Iran has brought its gas exports to neighboring Iraq from 7
mcm/d to 14mcm/d over the first 100 days of President Rouhani's second term in
is required to send only 7mcm/d of gas to Iraq but it has risen the gas export
volumes to the country in summer due to their demand," he said.
a gas export deal between Tehran and Baghdad, Iran can increase the volume of
exports to 35 mcm/d which will be possible once Iran Gas Trunkline VI (IGAT VI)
as well as new phases of the supergiant South Pars Gas Field come online, he
the country's gas exports stood at 50 mcm/d during the 5 months which us 64%
more than the same period last year.