The Russian integrated Oil Company ‘Rosneft’ and the National Iranian Oil Company agreed on the joint number of the strategic projects in the sum of 30 billion dollars. Head of Rosneft Igor Sechin stated this as Reuters reported.
This deal is the part of the strategy of the President of Russia Vladimir Putin to increase the political and economic influence of Kremlin all over the Middle East.
Preliminary, all documents concerning the deals in the several oil and gas fields will be signed during a year and the amount of the received product will equal 55 million tons per year, according to Sechin. Also, he mentioned that the issue is about the barter deals and supply of the oil and oil products.
Russia and Iran previously worked on the number of the joint projects that brought them about 20 billion dollars.