The head of «Gazprom» and Minister of Kazakhstan discussed gas cooperation

© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite in fotoreceptor of the Board of JSC Gazprom Alexey Miller. Archival photoThe head of «Gazprom» and Minister of Kazakhstan discussed gas cooperation© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite the image Bank

The head of «Gazprom» Alexey Miller and Minister of energy of Kazakhstan Kanat Bozumbayev discussed the prospects of bilateral cooperation in the gas sphere, the Russian company reported on Wednesday.

«Today in Moscow held a working meeting of the Chairman of the Board «Gazprom» Alexey Miller and Minister of energy of Kazakhstan Kanat Bozumbayev. The sides discussed prospects of bilateral cooperation in the gas sector. In particular, it was about the deliveries of Russian and Kazakh gas transit issues, processing and marketing», — stated in the message.

Proven natural gas reserves of Kazakhstan amount to about 3.7 trillion cubic meters. In 2016, the Gazprom group has implemented in Kazakhstan 2.8 billion cubic meters of natural gas, recalled in the company. Since 2002, Gazprom and KazMunaiGas are successfully cooperating through a joint venture «KazRosGaz», created on a parity basis for the purchase of Karachaganak gas, its processing at the Orenburg gas processing plant and sale to consumers of Kazakhstan and Russia.

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