Trans-Caspian connecting gas pipeline can cost USD 400 mln.

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According to the preliminary calculations, the project of establishment of gas highway to other countries through Azerbaijan from Turkmenistan, costs investment amounted USD 400 mln. and can be realized about 4 months, said Natalie Costello, Director of the Advisory Committee of Trans Caspian Resources, during the International Oil and Gas Forum APA-Economics reports citing Turkmen media.

The base for implementing the project will be the current infrastructure of Turkmenistan and Azerbaijan in the Caspian Sea. Trans-Caspian connecting gas pipeline will allow Turkmenistan to organize annually 10-12 bln. cubic meters of gas supply to the countries that need such kind of fuel.