Belarus, Russia agree on roadmap for replacement of low-quality oil
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  • 01:00 24 May 2019

Belarus, Russia agree on roadmap for replacement of low-quality oil

Belarus and Russia have finally agreed on the roadmap for replacement of low quality oil in the Druzhba pipeline, Belarusian concern Belneftekhtim reported on Thursday, ONA reports citing TASS.

"Today in Moscow, Deputy Prime Minister of Belarus Igor Lyashenko and Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Kozak agreed on a roadmap of technical measures to replace the oil containing organic chlorides oil in the Belarusian part of the Druzhba pipeline with clean oil and resume oil transit to the west," the company said, as quoted the BelTA agency.

The company also noted that, according to the plans, the parties will start paper work and practical implementation of the roadmap from May 24.

The representatives of Belneftekhim and Russia’s Energy Ministry also attended the talks.e Mozyr line operations control station on May 4.

Faig Mahmudov

Tags: Belarus Russia oil

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