The trade volume of Turkey's spot natural gas market saw a 158.1% increase to 4.49 million Turkish liras on Wednesday, Turkey's Energy Exchange Istanbul (EXIST) data showed on Thursday.
Total trade on Tuesday amounted to 1.74 million liras.
On Wednesday's spot market, 1,000 cubic meters of natural gas cost 1,471 liras, while the total natural gas volume amounted to 3.49 million cubic meters.
Turkey received 112.36 million cubic meters of pipeline gas on Wednesday.
US$1 equals 5.89 Turkish liras at 1120 GMT on Thursday.
By Muhsin Baris Tiryakioglu