Putin earned $24 billion by selling energy to India and China | Report

Published on Jul 07, 2022 07:32 AM IST

As per a Bloomberg report, Russia has pocketed $24 billion from selling energy to China and India in just three months following its invasion of Ukraine. Citing latest customs data, the report states China spent $18.9 billion on Russian oil, gas and coal in the three months to the end of May, almost double the amount a year earlier. Meanwhile, India shelled out $5.1 billion in the same period, more than five times the value of a year ago. That’s an extra $13 billion in revenue from both countries compared to the same months in 2021. Watch this video for more details.