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A senior Iranian diplomat was quoted saying that Iran expects to sign an energy agreement with Russian gas giant Gazprom worth around $40 billion.  “We have concluded an agreement worth about $6.5 billion with Gazprom. We hope that the remaining agreements totalling to $40 billion will be signed (in December). The negotiations are currently ongoing,” said Mahdi Safari, Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Economic Diplomacy.  Iran’s Petroleum Minister Javad Owji said at the bilateral forum that the public and private sectors in both countries are looking to “neutralize the sanctions.”  

Iran To Sign $40 Billion Deal With Russian Gas Giant

A senior Iranian diplomat was quoted saying that Iran expects to sign an energy agreement with Russian gas giant Gazprom worth around $40 billion.  “We have concluded an agreement worth about $6.5 billion with Gazprom. We hope that the remaining agreements totalling to $40 billion will be signed (in December). The negotiations are currently ongoing,” said Mahdi Safari, Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Economic Diplomacy.  Iran’s Petroleum Minister Javad Owji said at the bilateral forum that the public and private sectors in both countries are looking to “neutralize the sanctions.”

 

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