Ukraine resumes gas imports through Poland

On the operational balance recorded the import of gas in a volume of 0.3 million cubic meters, and as soon as accumulated will be sufficient for the physical measurement of volume, will be carried out a physical pumping of the gas, said the head of the press service of “Ukrtransgaz” Maxim Beliavsky.

KIEV, 13 Oct. Ukraine resumed imports of natural gas through Poland, said the head of the press service of the operator of the gas transport system of “Ukrtransgaz” Maxim Beliavsky.

“This morning the application was received on the import of gas from Poland in the amount of 0.3 million cubic meters”, — said Beliavsky.

According to him, the declared volume of gas recorded on the operational balance, and as soon as they have accumulated sufficient measure for physical volume in a commercial of the month will be carried out physical pumping of this gas.

Earlier, Ukrtransgaz and gas imports from Polish company Gaz-System signed a cooperation agreement to prepare a pilot project on the organization of a batch auction of capacities on Polish-Ukrainian border, which will be held on the platform of the auction company Gaz-System.

Gas supplies from Poland to Ukraine are carried out with a gas metering station (GMS) “Hermanowice” (Poland). Ukraine has stopped importing gas via Poland from may 2015.