Iran may import 1bn cubic meters of potable water from Tajikistan – Tehran Times

Posted: May 28, 2012 in Economy and Resources, Environment, Geography, Health, History, Tajikistan
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TEHRAN – Iran is in talks with Tajikistan to import as much as one billion cubic meters of potable water, Iranian Energy Minister Majid Namjou said on Sunday.

The volume to be imported has not been yet finalized, but it is anticipated that one billion cubic meters of water will be imported, Namjou added.

He made the remarks on the sidelines of the 9th meeting of the Iran-Tajikistan Joint Economic Commission, which opened in Tehran on Sunday.

The Iranian energy minister also stated that Iran, Tajikistan, and Afghanistan have agreed to create a joint water and electricity corridor.

via Iran may import 1bn cubic meters of potable water from Tajikistan – Tehran Times.

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