Iraq Prepares Plans to Process Imported Gas at Al Faw


Iraqi Prime Minister Mohammed Shiaa Al-Sudani chaired a meeting on Monday to discuss building a gas processing platform in Al-Faw Port for imported gas.

The Prime Minister’s Media Office has released a statement stating that the project is an important strategic initiative for Iraq to diversify the country’s gas sources for power generation. The project is planned to be located within the port area.

During the meeting, the Prime Minister directed the formation of a specialized committee tasked with preparing a comprehensive vision within two weeks to advance the platform project.

He expressed the government’s determination to diversify energy sources and achieve self-sufficiency in gas through strategic solutions and optimal investment. The government’s initiative seeks to achieve self-sufficiency in gas within the coming years.