Ukraine to develop gas deposits in Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Russia

Other News Materials 14 August 2006 15:17 (UTC +04:00)

(ForUm)- Prime Minister of Ukraine Victor Yanukovich states Ukraine plans to develop gas deposits jointly with Russia, Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan, UzReport informed.

Yanukovich says one of the main tasks of Ukraine is to increase gas supplies to 4-5 billion cubic meters of gas per year. He said the gas supply will be expanded due to reconstruction of Uzbek gas pipeline, reports Trend.

Ukrainian Prime Minister complained the previous government of Ukraine had lost almost all contacts with heads of refinery plants and heads of states, which are main fuel exporters.