On Tuesday September 8 Vladivostok hosted a working meeting between Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee and Ben van Beurden, Chief Executive Officer of Shell as part of the Eastern Economic Forum.
The meeting participants addressed a variety of issues of the strategic cooperation development. Particular attention was given to the project for constructing the third LNG train within the Sakhalin II project as well as the asset swap deal-related issues.
Within the signed Agreement of Strategic Cooperation a decision was made to form a joint coordination committee for reviewing a whole range of issues on the priority lines of activity.
The parties also discussed further steps within the joint project for the Nord Stream II gas pipeline construction.