Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LI

No 7

18-February-2008

REGIONAL/CASPIAN

Ukraine And Gazprom Agree On Gas Supply

A new gas supply agreement between Ukraine and Russias Gazprom has removed the Swiss-based trading company RosUkrEnergo and UkrGazEnergy as intermediaries in the shipment of Russian and Turkmen gas. The deal calls for the creation of two new companies that will arrange the transfer of Russian gas to Ukraine state-owned gas company Naftogaz Ukrainy. The deal will give Gazprom a 50%...