Today, CEO of the Gazprom gas holding Alexey Miller and deputy CEO of theSiberian and Urals Petrochemical Company (Sibur) German Khan met atGazprom's headquarters, the press service of the gas monopolist reported.The main subject of the meeting was the contractual relations between thecompanies of the Sibur holding and the Tyumen Oil Company (TNK). Theparties came to the conclusion that the supplies of associated petroleumgas to gas-processing plants should be executed on mutually beneficialterms. Miller and Khan stated the necessity of closer collaboration betweenthe two companies. For the purpose of coordinating the interests of allindependent producers, Gazprom suggested that oil companies, including TNK,should specify the parameters of their gas production..
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