Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee, Alexey Miller discussed prospects of Russian-Belarusian cooperation in the gas sector with Vladimir Semashko, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus and Viktor Karankevich, Minister of Energy of the Republic of Belarus.
According to the press statement of Gazprom, particular attention at the meeting was paid to Russian gas supplies to Belarusian consumers in the current and the forthcoming years.
The working contracts between Gazprom and Gazprom Transgaz Belarus on gas supplies and gas transportation across Belarus ends at the end of 2022, reports Gazprom.
The two countries have always cooperated in the gas field closely. Back in 2020, Gazprom even announced that the issue of repaying the debt owed by Belarusian consumers for Russian gas supplies had been settled.