Putin requested greater use of the ruble as payment for exports

Putin requested greater use of the ruble as payment for exports


You must strive to move to settlements in national currencies, including dicuccio Russian fuel and energy complex, said the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin.

MOSCOW, 27 Jan. The President of Russia Vladimir Putin instructed to study the increased use of the ruble as payment for exports of Russian fuel and energy complex.

“We need to begin a serious study of strengthening of a role of rouble in calculations, including for products of the Russian fuel and Energy sector, wider use of national currencies in transactions with those countries with which we actively trade,” Putin said at a meeting of the Commission on development of fuel and energy.

“Of course, you need to strive to proceed on such calculations. Of course, I understand perfectly well, what is the interest of our companies. Need to do it carefully, so that economic actors do not suffer, but rather benefit,” added the Russian President.