The trade volume of Turkey's spot natural gas market increased by 33.91% to 10.85 million Turkish liras on Thursday, Turkey's Energy Exchange Istanbul (EXIST) data showed on Friday.
The trade volume on Tuesday amounted to 8,10 million liras.
In the spot market, 1,000 cubic meters of natural gas cost 1,500.57 liras on Thursday while the total natural gas volume amounted to 7.23 million cubic meters.
Turkey received 104.08 million cubic meters of gas via pipeline on Thursday.
US$1 equals 5.69 Turkish liras as of Friday
By Muhsin Baris Tiryakioğlu