Novak has discussed with Perry the situation on the world energy markets

© RIA Novosti / Evgeny to Betemporary in fotomancer of energy of the USA Rick Perry and Russian energy Minister Alexander Novak during a joint approach to the press following the meeting in Moscow. 13 Sep 2018Novak has discussed with Perry the situation on the world energy markets© RIA Novosti / Evgeny to Betemporary the image Bank

Energy Ministers of Russia and the USA at the meeting on Thursday discussed the situation on world markets, the work of Russian and American companies on the territory of two countries, joint projects in third countries, said Russian energy Minister Alexander Novak.

«We discussed a long list of questions and, of course, despite difficult relations, political relations today, however, energy is today one of the industries that allow us to find common ground in certain areas,» said Novak reporters following the talks.

«We are now very extensively discussed, including the situation on the world markets, the situation with the forecasts of development of world markets and the need to jointly cooperate and work to ensure that in the future to provide consumers with energy resources and ensure energy security of consumers,» he said.

«We discussed, including the work of American companies in the Russian market and in third countries joint projects. We talked about the need for the business forum, that is, interactions at the level of contact between our energy companies,» said Novak.