Concern “Belneftekhim” will require compensation from Russia due to poor quality oil

Концерн "Белнефтехим" будет требовать от России компенсаций из-за некачественной нефти

The Belarusian concern “Belneftekhim” intends to demand from the Russian side to compensate for the costs that he incurred due to supply of poor quality, dirty oil of mark Urals.

As informs “Interfax” referring to the press service of the Belneftekhim concern, the issue of compensation is still not resolved and not withdrawn from the agenda.

“The Belarusian side will require compensation costs for economic entities and the state”, – said the representative of the company.

Due to the fact that the situation of force majeure still has a place, the exact amount of damage is impossible to call every day, Minsk adds new lost revenue due to the decrease in utilization of the refinery, the suspension of the export of petroleum products and the need for repair of equipment. Previously called provisional sum in the region of $108 million.

Belneftekhim noted that so far not agreed with Russia about how it will be recycled over 1 million tonnes of “defective” oil with a high content of chlororganics.

Ruposters wrote that earlier “Transneft” called the intentional contamination of hydrocarbons.