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On May 15 Tbilisi (Georgia), will host an event dedicated to the 20th anniversary of the East-West energy corridor.
To the information provided by the press service of the Ministry of Energy, Azerbaijan will be represented by the Azerbaijan Prime Minister Artur Rasi-zade and Energy Minister Natig Aliyev.
The foundation of East-West energy corridor was laid by the Baku-Supsa oil pipeline. On March 8, 1996, an intergovernmental agreement between Azerbaijan and Georgia on the supply of oil through Georgian territories gave a start to Baku-Supsa oil pipeline project.
Baku-Supsa is the first pipeline which independently displayed Azerbaijan in the world market and provided international support for the energy security.
The Baku-Supsa pipeline has already transported 76.3 million tons of oil so far.
2016.05.13 / 12:48