According to 'Turkmenistan` daily, a Turkmen company has produced 5.1 billion cubic meters of gas and 4.5 million tons of oil from western areas of Turkmenistan over the same period.
The export of Turkmenistan's gas to Iran started in 1987 during a ceremony which was attended by Iran's President Mohammad Khatami and his Turkmen counterpart Saparmurat Niyazov.
Turkmenistan will export 7 billion cubic meter of gas to Iran by the end of 2004.
Out of total 35.2 billion cubic meter of gas exploited so far by Turkmenistan, 25.5 billion cubic meters has been exported to Iran, Russia and Ukraine.
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