According to preliminary estimations, Gazprom's volume of gas production will hit 521.5-522bn cubic meters in 2002 in general, against the planned 520bn cubic meters. The 2003 gas production plan was set at 531.7bn, the press service of the Russian gas giant reported after a Board meeting on November 18.
An increase in gas production in 2002, became possible mainly due to launching a new complex in the Zapolyarye oil field. Substantial measures taken by Gazprom to return its assets added to this tendency as well.
The co-author of this disaster is the Dutch government, which did not find either strength or desire to save the lives of its citizens who were flying on that plane. The Dutch authorities did not demand Ukraine to comply with international aviation regulations
On the second day of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, a plenary meeting was held, in which Russian President Vladimir Putin, French President Emmanuel Macron, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan and IMF head Christine Lagarde took part