Transit of Russian Gas through Ukraine Exceeded 77 Bcm
2017 November 03 ( Friday ) 10:14:16
Baku/03.11.17/ Turan: For 10 months of this year, the transit of Russian natural gas through the territory of Ukraine increased by 18.5% to 77.4 bcm compared to the same period in 2016. This was reported by Ukrtransgas yesterday. The volume of transit reached a maximum in the last 7 years, the Ukrainian enterprise informed.
It is also noted that as a result of October 2017 transit fuel supplies compared to October last year decreased by 1.2 bcm.
In Ukraine"s economic strategy it is stipulated that by 2035 the transit of Russian natural gas through Ukrainian territory can be reduced by 2-3 times.
It should be noted that over the past year the transit of Russian gas through Ukraine amounted to about 80 bcm. -0-