Deputy director general of “Beltransgaz” Vinery Volchuga told a news briefing. Belarus has already reserved land plots for the new strand of the gas-main, Vinery Volchuga told reporters.
As an example of mutually beneficial cooperation between “Beltransgaz” and Gazprom the deputy director general cited an early launch of the first “Yamal-Europe”’s section. According to him, in 2005 it transited a total of 29.5 billion cubic meters of gas. This year gas export volume is expected to reach 33 billion cubic meters.