Gas Glut, LNG Surge Could Hurt Russia: IEA

Thursday, 4 Feb 2010 | 3:40 AM ET

Russian oil and gas exports are crucial for the global economy and their revenues are important for Russia, Fatih Birol from IEA said Thursday. But there is a gas glut coming, as well as a surge in LNG from Africa, and that could hurt Russia over the next few years, he added. Oleg Maximov from Troika Dialog joined the discussion.