CEO says Gazprom to retain 10Ц15 bcm/yr transit across Ukraine - News Archive - PRIME Business News Agency - All News Politics Economy Business Wire Financial Wire Oil Gas Chemical Industry Power Industry Metals Mining Pulp Paper Agro Commodities Transport Automobile Construction Real Estate Telecommunications Engineering Hi-Tech Consumer Goods Retail Calendar Our Features Interviews Opinions Press Releases

CEO says Gazprom to retain 10Ц15 bcm/yr transit across Ukraine

MOSCOW, Apr 10 (PRIME) -- Russian gas giant Gazprom would like to retain a 10Ц15 billion cubic meter (bcm) gas transit across Ukraine if it brings profit, CEO Alexei Miller told reporters on Tuesday.

УWe have never raised the question of abandoning Ukrainian transit. But the Russian resource base moves north, and there will be just no resources at old volumes in the central gas transportation corridor,Ф Miller said. УThis is why some transit contracts can remain, amounting to 10Ц15 bcm a year but the Ukrainian side must prove economic viability of new transit contracts.Ф

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that RussiaТs Nord Stream-2 gas pipeline project is impossible without definition of the future role of Ukrainian gas transit.

The Nord Stream-2 project envisages construction of two lines of a natural gas pipeline with an annual capacity of up to 55 billion cubic meters, running from the Russian shore to Germany under the Baltic Sea. Russian gas giant Gazprom will implement the project together with its European partners Ц Shell, OMV, Engie, Uniper, and Wintershall.

End

10.04.2018 18:25
 
 
Share |
To report an error select text and press Ctrl+Enter
 
 
Central Bank Official Rate
1W 1M 1Y
USD
EUR 75.5481 -0.0360 22 jan
USD 66.3634 +0.0325 22 jan
Stock Market Indices
1D 1W 1M 1Y
MICEX
rtsi 1171.09 -0.45 18:50 21 jan
micex 2468.25 -0.22 18:50 21 jan
Stock Quotes in RUR
1D 1W 1M 1Y
GAZP
gazp 158.30 -0.57 18:49 21 jan
lkoh 5200.00 +0.13 18:48 21 jan
rosn 422.30 +0.62 18:49 21 jan
sber 207.17 -0.61 18:49 21 jan
MICEX Ruble Trading
1D 1W 1M 1Y
USDTD
EURTD 75.5100 -0.1050 14:59 21 jan
USDTD 66.3225 -0.2800 17:44 18 jan