24 Apr 2010 17:08

South Stream will increase gas supplies to Austria by 2 bln cubic meters per year - Putin

VIENNA. April 24 (Interfax) - Gas supplies to Austria will grow significantly after the commissioning of the South Stream gas pipeline, Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin said.

"The supplies to the republic will increase by 2 billion cubic meters per year after the commissioning of South Stream," Putin told a press conference after talks in Vienna on Saturday.