U.S. Manas base annually invests $145 mln to Kyrgyz economy
Azerbaijan,Baku, Oct. 18 / Trend V. Zhavoronkova/
The U.S. Manas transit center annually invests some $145 million to Kyrgyz economy, KyrTAG quoted John Millard, the Commander of the unit as saying on Friday.
This figure indicates the sum without fuel charges.
He said that the center annually purchases air fuel worth $150 from local suppliers - Kyrgyz-Russian joint venture Gazpromneft Aero-Kyrgyzstan and foreign World Fuel Services Europe Ltd.
Manas' investments are the lease fee, service fee, infrastructure repair expenditures and some other.