The President of the Islamic Republic of Iran Hassan Rouhani took part in the opening ceremony of a new gas field located in the Persian Gulf. Part of the field belongs to Qatar, some to Iran.
Production of new deposits should amount to 540 million cubic meters per day. The needs of the Islamic Republic in natural gas with only 10 million cubic meters of above.
When the mine will reach its design capacity, the total gas production in Iran will total 750 million cubic meters per day. It gave Rouhani a reason to call the new field «a launching pad to the future.»