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To recover oil transit through the oil pipeline “Friendship” will take about two months. This was announced by the head of the concern “Belneftekhim” Andrei Rybakov, writes TASS with reference to the channel “Belarus 1”.
According to him, by the end of may Belarus will provide less than seven percent of the oil transit from the planned volume. However, at the end of July on the territory of Belarus should not be of poor quality oil. Also fully will be restored deliveries to Belarusian oil refineries and arranged the transit of raw materials abroad.
Earlier on 21 may, Reuters wrote that the plans for the early resumption of oil supplies by Druzhba from Russia to Poland and Germany postponed after the script to remove contaminated materials from the pipeline failed to fulfill.
Belarus reported a decrease in quality of Russian oil to “Friendship” in April. After that, the raw materials they found an increased content of chlororganics, which ultimately led to the suspension of transit of raw materials to Europe by pipeline. In Transneft, the operator of the Russian section of the “Friendship” found that the oil was contaminated intentionally. In fact the incident the police opened a criminal case. Investigators believe that this was done to conceal the theft.
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