Tag: Iran

Turkey resumed oil imports from Iran – Turkey, 08 January 2019

Turkey has resumed imports of Iranian crude oil after a one-month hiatus in November when US sanctions on Iran were reimposed. The United States granted Turkey and several other countries import waivers in early November. Turkey said it was permitted to take 3 million tons per year, equivalent to Full article available for subscribers of […]

Turkey granted 25 % waiver on US oil sanctions against Iran – Turkey, 09 November 2018

Turkish Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Fatih Donmez said that Turkey has been granted a waiver of around 25 % on US oil sanctions against Iran, which came into force as of 5 November, amounting to around 3 million tons of oil per year. Minister Donmez explained that 25 % is an approxima Full […]

Southern Gas Corridor included in US sanctions exception list – Region, 03 November 2018

The United States included the Southern Gas Corridor (SGC) project, which is designed to transport natural gas from the Caspian region to Europe via Turkey, to the exception list of its energy sanctions against Iran, which should come into force as of 5 November. According to the statement from t Full article available for subscribers […]