The trade volume of Turkey's spot natural gas market increased by 574% to 33.27 million Turkish liras on Wednesday Turkey's Energy Exchange Istanbul (EXIST) data showed on Thursday.
Total trade on Tuesday amounted to 4.93 million liras.
On Tuesday's spot market, 1,000 cubic meters of natural gas cost 2,820 liras, while the cumulative natural gas trade volume amounted to 11.79 million cubic meters.
Turkey received 161.26 million cubic meters of pipeline gas on Wednesday.
US$1 equals 8.89 Turkish liras at 1100 GMT on Thursday.
By Gulsen Cagatay