Iranian Oil Minister’s aide for International Affairs, Ali Majidi said: that Iran will start exporting gas to Iraq as of the next Iranian year, which starts in 20 of next March through the pipelines. “
Majidi said, according to the / IRNA /: we have to finish the project to build gas pipelines foremost. As long as the project is not completed, we could not export gas to Iraq. “
IRNA added that: / “The length of the pipeline to transport gas from Iran to Iraq would be about / 100 / km, from Jarmala city in the province of Ilam city to / Naft Shahar /.”
IRNA added, : “The project will enable Iran to export about / 5 / million m3 of gas per day to Iraq and that will gradually be increased to / 10 / m 3 million ” ..
It included: “75 % of the pipelines inside Iranian territory has been completed, which is equivalent to / 80 / km.”