Arrival of the next already the fourth tanker with Venezuelan crude oil of Santa Barbara sort for Belarus is waited in the port of Odessa on July 17. It was told in the dispatching office of oil and gas terminal of the seaport.
However, to the date, there continues the shipment of about 30 tones of Venezuelan oil for Belarus, delivered by previous tanker in late June, from reservoirs of oil and gas terminal in Odessa port into railroad tank cars, BelTA informs. More than 35 thousand tons of oil has been recently sent by rail to Mozyr oil refinery for further processing.
In addition, it is expected that on July 12, in Kiev, after a meeting of first vice-premiers of Belarus and Ukraine, Vladimir Semashko and Andriy Klyuev, there will be signed an intergovernmental agreement on mutually beneficial cooperation between Belarus and Ukraine in the sphere of oil transportation.
As Telegraf already reported, on July 9, Belarus and Ukraine postponed the signing of an intergovernmental agreement on transportation of Venezuelan oil via Ukrainian territory to Belarusian refineries.
It is assumed that this intergovernmental agreement will give a chance to increase the volume of oil transportation through the territory of Ukraine by pipeline and rail transport.