Within the next 24 hours Iran intends to ship four million barrels of oil for European buyers, announced on February 13 Reuters news Agency.
Half of this party was bought by the French company Total, said Rokneddin Javadi, managing Director of National Iranian oil company.
According to him, the other half was bought «Spanish and Russian companies». What he did not say.
Iran had previously announced its intention to invest in a project to build an oil refinery in the Spanish port Algeciras.
The Iranian leadership plans to quickly restore positions on the European market lost because of the sanctions imposed. The sanctions were lifted after the signing of the agreement on nuclear programme of the Islamic Republic.