Japanese consortium to develop Turkmenistan’s Galknysh gas field

Turkmenistan has signed a framework agreement with a consortium of several Japanese companies for the development of  part of its giant Galkynysh gas field as it ramps up production to meet the requirements of the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) gas pipeline, according to reports in the  country’s national press.
The consortium is believed to include  Mitsubishi, Chiyoda, Sojits, Itochu and JGC.
The total reserves of the Galkynysh  and the nearby Yashlar gas  fields are estimated at 26.2 trillion cubic meters,

Source: TREND