The development of offshore blocks of the Turkmen shelf of the Caspian Sea and the implementation of geological and geophysical data on this sector were discussed today during online negotiations between representatives of Turkmenistan and the French company Total. The talks were held in the foreign Ministry of our country.
The Turkmen side was represented by the adviser to the President of Turkmenistan on oil and gas issues Ya. Kakayev, heads of the state concerns "Turkmengaz" and "Turkmennebit", representatives of the Ministry of foreign Affairs and other departments. S. Michel, Vice-President for exploration and production, participated from the French company.
During the talks, special attention was paid to the development of the gas chemical industry of our country and attracting investment in gas processing projects for mutual implementation in the near future, the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan reports.
The French oil and gas company Total was founded in 1920 and is the fourth largest producer in the world after Royal Dutch Shell, British Petroleum and ExxonMobil. Its headquarters are located in Paris.