Novak reported on the proposal of the Russian oil price for Belarus

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Moscow has offered to gradually reduce the premium to the price of oil, Minister of energy of Russia Alexander Novak. It is reported RIA Novosti with reference to the press service of the Ministry.

“the Proposed approach to the reduction of export duties – namely, the reduction of the award by about two dollar per tonne each year, that is in proportion to the reduction of export duties”, – are reported words of the Minister.

According to him, this measure will help to compensate for the effect of the reduction of export duties. Novak stressed that these proposals are brought to the partners from Belarus.

Earlier the President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko said that Vladimir Putin made him an unexpected offer. It concerned the compensation of 300 million dollars at the expense of the prize companies. It was about the payment dropdown from the state budget in 2020 due to the tax maneuver in the fuel and Russia income from export oil duties.

At the beginning of the year, President of Belarus called the prices offered by Russia, to be excessive. According to the first Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Krutoy, Belarusian oil company, has been negotiating with the producers of raw materials.

it was Noted that the Minsk talks on oil supplies with several potential partners. Among the possible suppliers was called the United States, Saudi Arabia and the UAE. According to Lukashenko, this measure is more expensive, but oil is better, than Russian.

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