Rosneft has asked the Russian government to provide an opportunity to export gas through the Nord Stream 2 pipeline. Russian Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Novak told reporters about it.
According to him, the issue is currently being considered.
Rosneft has filed an application in this regard. Now we are waiting for the opinion of the ministries, then we will discuss the issue with the government, ”he said.
Gazprom, one of the largest natural gas producers in the world, is the only company authorized to export natural gas through pipelines in accordance with Russian law.
The head of “Gazprom” Alexey Miller on Thursday, September 2, announced that this year the company may begin deliveries of natural gas to Europe via “Nord Stream-2”.
In addition to oil production, Rosneft has recently increased investments in natural gas production.
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