Kiev has hopes to come to a common opinion in the process of the Minsk talks about the repair section of the railway required for the export of coal, said Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine Valeriy Bosevski Tuesday.
before Bosevski said that Kiev should monthly to purchase to prepare for the heating season at least 800 thousand tons of anthracite coal group beyond the control of Kiev in the areas of Donbass.
according to him, Today the possibility of Kiev in the transportation of anthracite coal with uncontrollable Kiev areas of Donbass is limited by the fact that the move can be used only one railway track " Yasinovataya-Skotovataya ".
"We were hoping that we can pull another plot" Maori-Nikitovka "with Yasinovataya, where up to 20 pairs of trains are able to go, and in fact would remove this problem for the export of coal, but, unfortunately, consensus on stopping the fire in this area do not shoot there," said Bosevski.
He added that representatives of Kiev have plans to discuss this issue at the talks in Minsk." Today We made these dialogues in Minsk format. Try there to strengthen work in parallel on the spot. I think that in the next week or two We will solve this problem ", - said Bosevski.
The Minister also said that in previous months, despite the problems with transportation, Kiev was able to get the monthly deliveries of coal from the zone of special operations in the Donbass at the level of 600 thousand tons.
Ukraine due to the conflict in the Donbass lost the vast number of mines. On beyond the control of Kiev remained the most profitable mines, and companies, remaining under the control of the authorities of Ukraine, produce unprofitable gas coals.