The Cabinet approved the delegation to the talks in Brussels on gas

Кабмин одобрил состав делегации на переговоры в Брюсселе по газу

The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine at a meeting on Thursday approved the composition of the delegation at the next round of trilateral consultations Ukraine-EU-Russia on issues of transportation of gas after 2019, scheduled for 21 January in Brussels.

This is stated in the draft Protocol decision, “Interfax-Ukraine”.

The delegation headed by Minister of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin, it will comprise: Deputy Klimkin – Olena zerkal, Deputy Minister of energy and coal industry Boyko Natalia, permanent representative of Ukraine to the EU Nikolay Tochitskii and his Deputy Roman Andarak, Director of Department of development of fuel and energy complex and housing and communal services of the Secretariat of the Cabinet of Ministers Sergey Kosenko.

By agreement participation in the talks will be the head of the NJSC “Naftogaz of Ukraine” Andrey KOBOLEV, CEO of NJSC Yuriy Vitrenko, the head of the Ukrainian regulator NKREKU Oksana Krivenko and adviser to the foreign Minister Kachka.

Also, earlier it was reported that in the first nine months of 2018, the volume of Russian gas transit through the Ukrainian gas transportation system decreased by 7% and amounted to 65.4 billion cubic meters.