Azerigaz Production Union (PU) has been carrying out transportation, distribution and sale of natural gas in the territory of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
The Union has also been ensuring transportation of natural gas produced by SOCAR to the Islamic Republic of Iran, Georgia and the Russian Federation. Azerigaz transports some 12.6 billion cubic metres of gas a year to foreign countries and within the country. Providing all fuel-burning power plants within the country with natural gas, Azerigaz PU has been playing a great role in the development of the electric energy sphere.
The scientific and technical potential of the Production Union ensures the provision of some 1.312 million consumers covering different regions of Azerbaijan with natural gas. There is an optimum operation mechanism of a technical network comprised of eight main gas pipelines area, seven compressor stations, 67 gas-operation areas, 79 automated gas distribution stations, 35 gas distribution stations, pipelines with total length of 44,372 km and many other process objects.