The pipeline will mean for Ukraine by almost a full stop of transit to the southern direction to Turkey.
The Turkish stream will be launched on 8 January 2020, said the President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan on 30 November during the opening ceremony of the Tanap gas pipeline between Turkey and Azerbaijan. The broadcast was led by the TV channel NTV, reports the online edition of the Chronicle.info with reference to the Correspondent.
According to the Turkish leader, celebrations in honor of the launch of the pipeline will take place in Istanbul. “Of course, we have another very important step that we do,” Erdogan said.
The pipeline Turkish stream, means for Ukraine is almost a full stop of transit to the southern direction to Turkey, reported the Director of the company, the Operator of GTS of Ukraine Sergey Makogon.
The loss of Ukraine will amount to about $ 500 million annually. More about this in the Turkish material the flow went to the bottom: it is losing Ukraine. Russia and Turkey also plan to build the second line of the Turkish stream.