Gazprom, CNPC ink technical agreement on gas supplies via eastern route

Gazprom, CNPC ink technical agreement on gas supplies via eastern route

Gazprom’s Alexey Miller and Wang Dongjin, Vice President of CNPC, signed a technical agreement in Moscow.


It is a supplement to the purchase and sale agreement on natural gas supplies via the eastern route, Gazprom said in a statement.

The technical agreement defines basic parameters of design, construction and operation of the Power of Siberia gas trunkline’s cross-border section.

In addition, the document contains the main technical and technological features of conveying gas from seller to buyer, according to the statement.

Gazprom and CNPC signed in May a deal for the Russian gas supply via the eastern route.

The 30-year contract provides for Russian gas supplies to China in the amount of 38 billion cubic meters per year.

 

Press Release, October 14, 2014; Image: Gazprom

 

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