OMV Petrom plans to build a natural gas deposit in South West Romania, following the Nabucco pipeline project, Gerald Kapes, company representative declared, quoted by the Romanian news agency Mediafax. However, he did not offer any details regarding the moment and the value of the investment.

The company is not interested to export natural gases, in the current market conditions. Nabucco plans to diversity Europe's natural gas supplies by gaining access to producers in the Caspian region and Central Asia.