Egypt to add 950km of gas supply pipelines in 2023 – minister

Egypt is looking to add 950 kilometres of pipelines to the national gas network within 2023, Oil Minister  Tarek el-Molla told Mubasher on Saturday.

A number of projects are under construction to increase the length of country’s gas pipelines network to 8,750 km within 2023, compared to the current 7,800 km, the minister added.

El-Molla noted the plan is aimed at accommodating the expected increase in Egypt’s gas output due to the recent discoveries.