U.S. companies will welcome investment in Iran’s oil sector if the international sanctions against the country are lifted, IRNA quoted Iranian deputy oil minister Ali Majedi as saying on March 2.
U.S. companies are more cautious than their European rivals to reenter the Iranian oil market. However, they will welcome any opportunity to participate in Iran’s oil and gas projects once the political situation is improved, Majedi said.
Although U.S. companies have frequently announced willingness to come back to Iran, but no formal negotiations have been conducted so far, he noted.
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