Assalouyeh, Bushehr prov, June 9, IRNA-Iran's gas exports from Assalouyeh region will earn the country as much as five billion dollars a year.
Managing Director of National Iranian Gas Company Roknoddin Javadi told IRNA that his company had finalized talks with foreign companies for export of 20 million tons of LNG and contract on export of an additional 7.5 million tons will be signed in the next few days.
Javadi said the contract for transfer of gas to the UAE, Azerbaijan and Armenia through pipeline is finalized and talks are underway for conclusion of three more contracts.
Once the contracts are enforced Iran's annual LNG exports will earn it as much as dlrs 3.5 to four billion and exports through pipelines will fetch about one billion dollars a year.
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