Novak: Russia intends to supply LNG to Pakistan


ESSENTUKI, October 16. Russia intends to deliver liquefied natural gas to Pakistan. This was reported to journalists by the Minister of energy Alexander Novak.

As previously reported, today the government of the Russian Federation and the Islamic Republic of Pakistan signed an intergovernmental agreement on construction of gas pipeline “North – South” from Karachi to Lahore. The project will be implemented by the Russian company “RT Global Resources”, a member of the state Corporation rostec.

The pipeline with the length of 1,1 thousand in km will connect the terminals for liquefied natural gas (LNG) in the port city of Karachi in southern Pakistan city of Lahore in the North of the country.