"Gazprom" persuades Botas to accept discount rate

But risks being late with the "Turkish stream".

"Gazprom" was able to push through its position in the negotiations with the Turks: Botas state company agreed to Russian conditions for a discount on gas. This will give "Gazprom", according to rough estimates, up to $ 70 million in additional revenue this year. But within four months of discount talks Moscow did not achieve the main goal - the signing of agreements with Turkey on "Turkish stream". Now it will be more difficult: after the parliamentary elections in Turkey the position of the ruling party, which supported the gas project of "Gazprom", greatly weakened.

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