MOSCOW, December 3. / TASS /. Gazprom CEO Alexei Miller and Serbian member of the Presidium of Bosnia and Herzegovina Milorad Dodik discussed Russian gas supplies on Friday, the holding’s press service reported.
“A working meeting between Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Board of Gazprom, and Milorad Dodik, member of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina, took place today in St. Petersburg. The meeting reviewed relevant cooperation issues, with a particular focus on procurement. Russian gas, ”according to the press release.
On Thursday, Dodik said he had agreed with Russian President Vladimir Putin that the current gas price for Republika Srpska would remain unchanged. According to him, Putin also supported the idea of building an extension of the Balkan Stream gas pipeline to the Republika Srpska.
On January 1, 2021, Gazprom started supplying gas to Bosnia and Herzegovina using a new route. Gas from Russia is transported via the Turkish Stream offshore pipeline and further through Turkey. In addition, via Bulgaria’s national gas transmission network, it travels to Serbia, where it is distributed and supplied to consumers in Serbia and Bosnia and Herzegovina.