In January – May, Belarus increased oil products supplies to the Ukraine by 68.3% to 1.913 million tons. In cash, imports increased by 5% to $675.35 million.
There was created trilateral commission in accordance with the decision of the sectoral council for social and labor issues to carry out collective bargaining on the preparation of the Tariff agreement for 2016-2018.
The committee comprises 5 representatives from the Labour organization, chaired by S.Klochok (Belkhimprofsoyuz); from the employers, represented by the Republican Association of Undertakings of Industry “BelAPP”, headed by the deputy chairman V.Timofeev; from the concern “Belneftekhim”, headed by the deputy chairman of the concern V.Milevich.
Negotiations between Belarus and Russia on conditions of oil supply in 2016 planned to be over in December –BelneftechemEdited by Rhod Mackenzie / 2015-12-02 09:26:24
The negotiations of Belneftechem and Belarus oil processing plants with the Russian oil companies that ship oil to the oil refinery plants of Belarus on the conditions of supplies for 2016 are planned to be over in December, the press service of Belneftechem said.
The goal of the working negotiations is the optimization of cooperation of the parties and workout of mutually beneficial conditions of cooperation in the oil processing sphere.
Belneftechem said that in 2015 there were a number of events in the international political and economic sectors that directly influence on the environment in the oil market as a result of which the oil prices went down.
Nevertheless due to the tax maneuver introduced by Russia the oil price rose shipped from Russia to Belarus. Annually the quality of oil is worsening that demands additional expenditure on its processing to produce oil products of European quality.
According to Belneftechem, in the past years the Belarus oil refineries held a serious technological modernization.
"Belneftekhim" wants a new discount from Russian oil producers.
Belarus offers Russia's oil companies to revise the price formula for the oil supplied into the country. According to "the Kommersant", "Belneftekhim" insists on an additional discount of $ 5 per ton, but suppliers do not agree to this. According to experts, the Belarusians are trying to take advantage of the unfavorable situation in the oil market, but there are no real alternatives to supplies from the Russian Federation.
Sibur Holding CJSC and Belneftekhim concern (Byelorussia) will prepare contracts about the strategic partnership and concrete directions and forms of cooperation. All the corresponding agreements were reached at working meeting of members of Sibur and Belneftekhim Boards, Sibur reports. The companies will cooperate in the deliveries of raw hydrocarbons and possible production of different types of polymeric products at the territory of Byelorussia as well as marketing of mineral fertilizers. Read more »