KazMunayGas and Rosneft Deutschland signed an agreement on the supply of crude oil to the PCK Raffinerie in the Schwedt. The oil seller is KazMunayGas Trading AG, a subsidiary of KazMunayGas, and the buyer is Rosneft Deutschland GmbH (one of the shareholders of the PCK Raffinerie). This was reported by the press service of KazMunayGas.
The volume of supplies will be 100 thousand tonnes per month until the end of 2023 from the resources of the Karachaganak field. The volume of supplies to Germany in 2023 will be at least 890 thousand tonnes. The German side is interested in increasing the volume of deliveries of Kazakh oil from the resources of other Kazakh oil companies.
In 2022, the German government turned to Kazakhstan with a request to supply Kazakh oil via the Druzhba oil pipeline to the PCK Raffinerie (Schwedt). In February-May of this year, 190 thousand tonnes of oil were sent to Germany via the Druzhba oil pipeline, the plan for June is 100 thousand tonnes.
Earlier, the transit of Kazakh oil to Germany via the Druzhba pipeline in the amount of 1.2 million tonnes for 2023 was agreed with the Russian side.