MOSCOW, April 7 (RIA Novosti). Belarus has enough gas to last it until April 19, Beltransgaz head Pyotr Petukh said on the phone today. He did not say if his company would sign additional short-term contracts on gas deliveries with independent Russian suppliers.
Sibur is to deliver 366 million cubic metres of gas and TransNafta, 500 million cu m of gas in April. Gazprom stopped deliveries on January 1, 2004 and Itera, on February 12 but it is ready to deliver 520 million cu m at $46.68 per 1,000 cubic metres.