Rus News Journal

The Russian Federation and China Russia and China will not change the formula of the price for oil

have agreed not to change the formula of the price of the oil delivered on the oil pipeline the Eastern Siberia - Pacific ocean .

We have agreed to save the formula, and the Chinese party is ready to pay according to it - the representative of Ministry for the Power Generating Industry has told.

Earlier Rosneft and Transneft have begun oil deliveries to China in volume of 15 million tons a year on the oil pipeline - to tap from system East - Siberia - Pacific ocean.

the Chinese party in exchange for guarantees of deliveries of oil has given Rosneft and Transneft credits 15 billions dollars and 10 billion dollars.

the beginnings right after of deliveries the company has decided to reduce the price of deliveries of the Russian oil, including their overestimated on 2 - 3 % to the prices.

Now China asks to reconsider the formula of the price and to count it not from Kozmino (port in ending point VSTO), and from the beginning of tap from VSTO to China - that is not to consider a transport shoulder by oil deliveries to China.

Simultaneously China has ceased to pay the Russian Federation the sum on which he expects to lower the tariff. The debts in $250 million were as a result formed, and the Russian companies did not exclude reference to the court possibility, passes Interfax .