Gazprom increased gas export to Europe for 26 days in October by 40.6% to 12.3 billion cubic meters


MOSCOW, October 27. Gazprom increased gas export to Europe for 26 days in October by 40.6% to 12.3 billion cubic meters the Company increased daily production in October to record levels, told journalists the head of the company Alexey Miller.

Gazprom responded quickly to a sharp increase in consumer demand for gas in the beginning of the heating season. The company in a short time one and a half times has increased its daily production and set an absolute record – October 22 we have extracted 1,556 billion cubic meters of gas,” he said.

Miller noted that the highest daily production in October in the entire history of the company. In terms of year – it’s 568 billion cubic meters.

“In the face of rising demand of gas in the Unified gas supply system independent producers has kept at the same level”, – said the head of “Gazprom”.

Exports to foreign countries from 1 to 26 October 2014 amounted to 8.7 billion cubic meters in October 2015 and 12.3 billion cubic meters a Growth of 40.6 percent, Miller noted.

According to him, 1 through October 26, 2014 “Gazprom” has extracted to 32.8 billion cubic meters of gas, for the same period in 2015 – a total of 35.1 billion cubic meters, the production Growth was 6.9%.

Maximum daily production from 1 to 26 October 2014 was 1.4 billion cubic meters in October 2015 – 1.5 billion cubic meters (an increase of 9.8%).