President arrives in Asaluyeh, visits phases 15 and 16 of the South Pars gas field

President arrived in Asaluyeh early Monday to inaugurate phases 15 and 16 of the South Pars gas field.

Mon 11 - January 2016 - 10:44

President Rouhani arrived in Asaluyeh in Bushehr province in the south of Iran and visited phases 15 and 16 of the South Pars gas field which have been carried out as the two most domestic projects.

In this trip, President Rouhani is accompanied by his chief of staff Dr Mohammad Nahavandian, and his senior advisor Hossein Fereydoun.

While visiting the phases, Preisdent was briefed by Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh and a number of other executives of the huge gas project.

The phases’ daily production will include 56.6 million cubic metres of natural gas, 75,000 barrels of gas condensate and 400 tons of sulphur.

They are also expected to produce 1.05 million tons of liquefied petroleum gas (butane and propane) and 1 million tons of ethane per annum.

The phases will raise the country’s revenues $20 million per day.

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