07 January 2023, 13:35
Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Alikhan Smailov held a meeting on the provision of the domestic market with fuel and lubricants in 2023.
Reports on stocks of various types of fuel, production plans and the situation on the market of fuels and lubricants were made by Energy Minister Bolat Akchulakov and Chairman of the Board of NC KazMunayGas JSC Magzum Mirzagaliyev.
The participants discussed the issues of completeness of the domestic market with diesel fuel, in particular, gas station networks, agricultural producers, industrial and transport enterprises, pricing, imports, increasing capacity of the Shymkent refinery and a number of others.
The Prime Minister pointed to the need to strengthen monitoring and control over the sale of fuels and lubricants in the domestic market to reduce the washout of fuel outside of Kazakhstan. In this regard, he was instructed to organize the full coverage of filling stations' digital accounting system release of petroleum products.
As a result of the meeting, the Prime Minister gave a number of specific instructions.