The 2nd Natural Gas Forum Will Be Held Soon

- Mar 29, 2019-

The second China-Russia Energy Business Forum will be held in Russia from the 6th to the 7th. The forum plans to discuss key issues of Sino-Russian energy cooperation in the fields of oil and gas, electricity and finance. The forum aims to establish a platform for direct communication and dialogue between Chinese and Russian energy companies, to understand each other's cooperation needs, to recommend cooperation projects, to find potential partners, to develop joint projects, to achieve mutual promotion and cooperation between energy projects and financing, and technological innovation. We will make positive contributions to enhancing the level of pragmatic cooperation between China and Russia.

Based on the principle of mutual respect, mutual benefit, long-term cooperation and economic viability, China and Russia will further promote the deepening of China-Russia energy cooperation under the framework of the “Belt and Road Initiative” and the Eurasian Economic Union. The "Opinions on Accelerating the Use of Natural Gas" pointed out that by 2020, the proportion of natural gas in China's primary energy consumption structure will strive to reach about 10%. By 2030, we will strive to increase the proportion to about 15%. However, in recent years, China's natural gas supply is in short supply, and Russia will be an important natural gas importer in