Russia will restore the supply of oil to Belarus, Minsk will return transit tariffs

MINSK, October 10 — RIA Novosti. Belarus and Russia agreed that Moscow will restore the volumes of duty-free oil supplies, Minsk will cancel the increase of tariffs for its transit, said Deputy Prime Minister of Republic Vladimir Semashko.

“We have adjusted all current moments. You know that in the third quarter blocked half of the oil supplies to Belarus. We were supposed to get 6 million tons, and now actually get only 3 million tonnes. Now everything is recovering,” — quoted by state news Agency BelTA words Semashko.

He noted that until the 20th of October must recover a supply of oil in full under full load Belarusian refineries.

“We also made compromise steps. Was recently raised tariffs on oil transit. We returned back. That is, are those the rates that were in effect as of 1 October,” — said Semashko.