Two Wings of tehran and moscow ready to Fly
Iran and Russia have created their mind to expand their commercial and economic relations at a time once their volume of trade was but one billion dollars a year before begin of this iranian government tenure.
The senior officials of the 2 countries serve as a strong backing for the ties.
Not a lot of time passes since the 171st opec session. The phone conversation of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his Russian counterpart vladimir putin one day future} before the opec November 30 session served as a u-turn in the events. The result of the contract was economy dominating politics with the backing of political relations. Rouhani and putin stressed that a lot of coordination among all the oil producers globally is necessary and that they agreed that in this method they're going to have necessary coordination.
The result of such cooperation was evident within the opec 171st session that agreed on 1.2 million barrels per day cut in oil production within the initial six months of 2017. The non-OPEC states, on the other hand, promised to reduce their boring within the amount by 600,000 barrels per day. Today, the OPEC-non-OPEC session is underway in austrian capital and only 1 step is left to restoration of stability to the market and worth hike.
Iran's Minister of petroleum Bijan Zangeneh and Russian Minister of Energy Alexander Novak can be considered as leaders of the OPEC-non-OPEC session. once today's meeting, the 2 ministers are to meet in tehran on tuesday to launch serious discussions on expansion of oil cooperation. expansion of the Tehran-Moscow relations has been on agenda of the leaders of the 2 countries.
To this finish, Iran-Russia energy committee is to convene for the primary ever in tehran on weekday with Deputy Minister of petroleum for International and trading Affairs Amir-Hossein Zamaninia and Russian Deputy Minister of Energy.
Iran-Russia energy cooperation isn't the only purpose of focus. huge Russian companies like Lukoil and Gazprom, Rosneft and alternative major Russian companies are extremely interested in cooperation with Iran. Late september this year, managing director of Lukoil Vagit Alekperov met Zangeneh so told reporters, "Besides the Ab Teymour and Mansoori fields, Lukoil has undertaken study on persian gulf and we can announce it within the close to future."
Per 2 separate Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) iran has additionally entrusted studies on Dehloran oil fields to Russian Tatneft and the joint fields of Aban and Paydar Gharb to Zarubezhneft.
The Tehran-Moscow plan for expansion of relations is highly extensive; perhaps, the visit of Russian President vladimir putin to tehran to take half in the third Summit of the Gas exporting Countries' Forum (GECF) in december 2015 are often considered because the prelude to start of serious relations between the 2 sides. during the few hours short trip, putin met and conferred with Supreme Leader of islamic Revolution ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei and senior statesment of iran. December has come again.
Thanks to successful measures of this administration, volume of economic relations between iran and Russia has reached regarding 1.7 billion dollars. The ties received regarding 30 % growth in 2015 as well. based on the new statistics available, within the past 9 months, volume of trade rose by more than 70 % compared to that within the corresponding period in 2015.