Ukraine, Azerbaijan can build refinery for Caspian oil processing
Ukrainian Minister of Energy and Coal Industry Eduard Stavitskiy and Minister of Industry and Energy Natig Aliyev discussed cooperation opportunities, www.glavnoe.ua. reported today.
The Ukrainian and Azerbaijani Energy Ministers discussed details to continue the joint implementation of the Euro-Asian Oil Transportation Corridor project, Azerbaijani oil supplies to the Ukrainian refineries and its transit to the third countries by using the Ukrainian oil transportation system of Ukraine.
Eduard Stavitskiy and Natig Aliyev touched upon the implementation of joint projects for the Azerbaijani liquefied gas supply to Ukraine, in particular the construction of the LNG terminal in Ukraine and Ukraine's participation in the Azerbaijan-Georgia-Romania Interconnector project (AGRI) and the use of the Ukrainian gas transportation system for the Azerbaijani gas supply to Europe, planned to be made by using the Trans-Anatolian gas pipeline (TANAP), the operation of SOCAR filling stations in Ukraine, as well as construction of a new oil refining complex for Caspian oil deep processing on the Black Sea coast of Ukraine.