UPDATE 2: Gazprom gas output rises 5.8% to 451 bcm in January–November
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MOSCOW, Dec 3 (PRIME) -- Output of Russian gas giant Gazprom grew 5.8% on the year to 451.1 billion cubic meters (bcm) in January–November, the company said in a statement Monday.
Gas exports to non-CIS states grew 2.6% to 179.9 bcm.
Exports to Germany grew 9.6%, to Austria by 21%, to the Netherlands by 34.6%, to France by 6.4%, to Hungary 9.6%, to the Czech Republic by 7.8%, to Greece 13.4%, to Finland 10.6%, to Romania 25.4%.
In November, exports fell 11.5% on the year to 15.8 bcm.
In 2017, Gazprom’s gas output increased 12.4% to 471 bcm, while exports to non-CIS states grew 8.4% to 194.4 bcm. CEO Alexei Miller said in October that the company’s gas output may reach 500 bcm in 2018, and exports to non-CIS states may grow to 205 bcm.