The International Energy Forum has opened in Kyiv within frames of the Energy Security Summit on May 22.

According to an UNIAN correspondent, nearly 700 representatives of foreign companies, diplomatic services and institutions take part in the Forum.

President of Ukraine Victor Yushchenko will deliver a speech to participants of the Forum.

Within the frames of the forum, it is planned to carry out a presentation of the project feasibility study of the Euro-Asian oil-transport corridor (on the basis of Odessa-Brody oil pipeline).

The forum will work for one day.