MEXICO CITY (AP) - Mexico's president says a Japanese company has been tapped to build a pipeline to import U.S. natural gas through Arizona. President Enrique Pena Nieto is visiting Japan, where he made the announcement about the $460 million project Tuesday. Japan's Mitsui Corporation will build the pipeline, which will run from Tucson to the Mexican border. The president's office said in a brief statement the pipeline will be able to carry 770 million cubic feet of gas per day. Mexico's gas network already includes a number of active connections with the United States. Neither Pemex nor the president's office would provide any other details on the deal.
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