Iran ready to finance Pakistan gas pipeline – Pakistan oil and gas news

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Iran ready to finance Pakistan gas pipeline – Pakistan oil and gas news 

is ready to finance the multibillion-dollar gas pipeline to Pakistan, who was detained for two years due to pressure from the West, the agency Fars News on Wednesday. 
difficulties and obstacles in some Western countries has slowed construction of the pipeline on Pakistani territory," Fars said.
accelerate progress, the Iranian Oil Ministry officials suggested that Iran is ready to invest in the construction of a pipeline in the territory of Pakistan" in addition to a 
he added. In 2010, Pakistan and Iran signed an agreement under which Tehran would deliver natural gas to its eastern neighbor in 2014, with sales to reach 750 million cubic feet (21 million cubic meters) of up to one billion cubic
per day by mid-2015.
included a gas pipeline, 900 kilometers (560 miles) in length, can be built with Assaluyeh in southern Iran on the border with Pakistan.
800 kilometers (500 miles) pipeline must also be in Pakistan to receive gas 
South Pars field in the Persian Gulf. Although Iran has almost completed work on his side of the border in Pakistan, plans are faced with difficulties in the reluctance of investors who fear they may suffer from the sanctions.
claims that the pipeline is vital for efforts 
overcome the energy crisis it faces, but the United States has expressed strong objections to the project. He urged Islamabad to abandon it because the sanctions against Iran over its nuclear program.
which produces only 80 percent of its needs
thinks that the $ 7.5 billion gas project, as a partial response to the crisis that led to the shut down and suffocated industry. Iran has the world’s second largest natural gas reserves, is actively developing its production, but you can export only a small
part of it 
due to lack of pipelines or liquefaction infrastructure.
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