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Energy Ministers of Russia, Germany discuss gas transit

Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak discussed Russian gas transit via the territory of Ukraine with Germany’s Energy Minister Peter Altmaier

MOSCOW, November 26. /TASS/. Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak discussed Russian gas transit via the territory of Ukraine with Germany’s Energy Minister Peter Altmaier, the Russian Energy Ministry reports on Monday.

"Energy ministers of Russia and Ukraine held a constructive conversation, with various issues of bilateral cooperation and interaction with third parties discussed in its course, including further prospects of the Russian gas transit via the territory of Ukraine," the Ministry says.

No details of the discussion are provided.

Gazprom increased gas supplies to Germany by 11.2% year-on-year to 47.6 bln cubic meters in January - October 2018, the Russian gas holding reported earlier.