Transneft suspends oil throughput in Makhachkala due to tanker accident

12.06.2019

A fire outbreak on board of a tanker in the port of Makhachkala on the Caspian Sea led to port water area closing and suspension of oil throughput, official spokesman of the Russian oil pipeline operator Transneft Igor Dyomin told reporters on Tuesday.

"Fire occurred in the engine room during unloading...