In January-February 2021 Turkey imported 966 million cubic meters of gas from Azerbaijan, which is 12.4% more than a year earlier, Report.az informs, referring to a statement by the Energy Market Regulatory Authority of Turkey (EMRA).
In February Turkey imported 6.002 bcm of gas in total, up 14% from the previous year.
Of this, 4.150 bcm was transported via pipelines, 1,851 bcm via LNG, respectively, up 51.5% and 26.6% from a year ago.
Russia was the largest gas supplier to Turkey in February – 2.375 bcm, which is 2.1-fold higher than 2020. Russia was followed by Azerbaijan and Iran (808 million cubic meters, +5.4%).
In January 2021, has exports from Azerbaijan to Turkey grew by 18.4%.
In January-March 2021, Azerbaijan exported 3 bcm of gas to Turkey, which exceeds the exported gas volumes in the same months of 2020 by 15.8%.