Updated at 18:07,08-09-2017

Belarus increases fuel supplies to Ukraine

Euroradio

Belarus is increasing diesel oil and petrol supplies to Ukraine while the supplies from other countries are going down, oilnews.com.ua reports. The supplies of diesel oil from Belarus to Ukraine have increased by 70% and totalled about 208 thousand tons in February 2016. The supplies from the plants PKN Orlen have greatly increased – the import from Lithuania has gone up by 66% (28.3 thousand tons), the import from Poland (9.6 thousand tons) has decreased by 2.5 thousand tons. Nothing was imported from Russia in February.

The import of petrol has decreased by almost 19% in Ukraine – to 96.6 thousand tons. Lithuania has decreased its supplies by almost 41% and Poland – by 59%. Belarus has become the main exporter of petrol: the supplies have increased by almost a third – to 76 thousand tons.