Moscow, Russia - 19 June, 2014:
Dharmendra Pradhan, Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas and his accompanying delegation paid a visit at the stand of RasGas Company Limited (RasGas) at the 21st World Petroleum Congress (WPC) exhibition, which is underway in Moscow, Russia.
The Indian delegation was received by senior executives from the RasGas delegation, who gave a presentation about the latest achievements and projects of RasGas. India is the second largest customer of RasGas through Petronet LNG Limited, which is an oil and gas company formed by the government of India to import liquefied natural gas (LNG). RasGas is currently supplying LNG to Petronet's Dahej and Kochi terminals. RasGas sees high significance to the Indian minister's visit in the context of the growing demand for LNG in the Indian market.