British media said the Chinese premier to visit Middle East want to prevent the situation in Iran affected by the energy
China Petroleum and Saudi Arabia ranked first in the country of origin, Iran ranked second. 2012 年 1 3, in code-named “guard 90″ sea the last day of military maneuvers, Iran, held in the southern waters of the sea parade. The picture shows the parade of the Iranian Navy submarine fleet
Global Network reporter Julia Tan reported Foreign Ministry spokesman Liu Weimin, announced January 10, Premier Wen Jiabao invited will be held January 14 to 19 for Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates Qatar official visit to three countries, and will attend the fifth held in Abu Dhabi World Future Energy Summit opening ceremony. In Western countries are stepping up sanctions against Iran on the occasion, Premier Wen Jiabao’s visit to the foreign media caused widespread concern. Analysis of multiple media, said China’s leaders in Iran face an increasing risk of sanctions on the occasion to visit the Middle East, the primary goal is to try to ensure China’s energy supply will not be affected by tensions over Iran.
British “Financial Times” reported on January 11 that China will start this week, more than two years in the highest-trip visit to the Gulf region, the visit aims to strengthen China’s diplomacy in the region growing energy ties. Because the parties could present the West to impose sanctions on Iranian oil exports and Iran threatened to blockade the Strait of Hormuz news uneasy.
Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao in the six-day trip to Saudi Arabia, Qatar and United Arab Emirates, and the Chinese state-owned Sinopec is expected to sign a joint venture agreement, in the development of the Saudi Red Sea coast an oil refinery.
reported that several of Iran and its neighboring Arab oil-producing tension between, highlights the need for caution in Beijing “tightrope” to ensure that both sides can continue to supply oil to China a lot. In addition, instability in the Middle East but also to China’s energy dependence in the region produce more and more worried.
reported that, although China’s official visit almost did not disclose the details, but Premier Wen Jiabao will visit the national point of view, his energy seems to occupy high on the agenda. Saudi Arabia is China’s largest crude oil supplier in Qatar recently became China’s largest LNG supplier.
Reuters UK concern, Premier Wen Jiabao’s visit to a time when there are signs that Beijing hopes to face U.S. sanctions against Iran expand its own choice on the occasion. Reported that Beijing is facing pressure to follow the U.S. sanctions on Iranian oil imports to reduce payments. January and February, the terms of the contract dispute because China has reduced its oil imports from Iran, and have sought alternatives. Customs data show that 11 months of 2011 from the three Middle Eastern countries, China’s crude oil imports totaled 115 million barrels of oil/day, which China accounts for almost a quarter of the total crude oil imports.
Bloomberg said that the United States, China announced that Premier Wen Jiabao’s visit coincided with the news arrived in the United States Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner to visit China, put pressure on China to reduce the occasion of Iran’s oil imports. “China will try to explore how to treat these three countries Iran,” based in Dubai, “the Near East and Gulf Military Analysis Institute,” Kara Schick, director Theodore ? In an interview with Bloomberg News, said, “China hopes to ensure that, once conflict, I could get the necessary energy supply. “★