Baku Seminar on Price Formation and Transit Tariffs for Oil and Gas

BakuThe conditions under which oil and gas are traded and transported are crucial factors of security of energy supply and demand. The mechanism for price formation for energy and the setting of transit tariffs for oil and gas were the central themes addressed at a seminar jointly organised by the Energy Charter Secretariat, the Ministry of Industry and Energy of Azerbaijan and the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR), in Baku on 11 and 12 March 2008. The seminar was attended by over 70 government officials, company managers and experts working in the oil and gas industry.

The high-level two-day seminar was opened by the Deputy Minister of Industry and Energy of Azerbaijan, Gulmammad Djavadov, and the Vice-president of SOCAR, Elshad Nassirov, who emphasised the timeliness of the Energy Charter publications and, in this case, their relevance for producer countries like Azerbaijan. Azerbaijan is one of...





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