Russia for 9 months increased export of electricity by 1.5 times

Russia for 9 months increased export of electricity by 1.5 times


The volume of deliveries in the far abroad countries has grown 1.2 times. Imports to Russia for nine months of 2015 increased 1.4 times, to 5,698 billion kW.h.

MOSCOW, 6 Nov. Power export from Russia in January-September 2015 increased 1.5 times in comparison with the similar period of 2014 — up to 14,143 billion kW.h, according to the materials of the Federal customs service (FCS).

Revenues from exports of electricity increased by 17% to 585,6 million dollars.

A large part of export falls on the share of far abroad countries. The volume of deliveries grew by 1.2 times and amounted to 8,289 billion kW.h. Supplies to CIS countries increased 2.2 times — up to 5,853 billion kW.h.

Revenues from electricity exports in the far abroad countries has decreased on 3,5% — to 337,4 million dollars, to CIS countries — increased 1.7 times and reached 248,2 million.

Imports to Russia for nine months of 2015 increased 1.4 times, to 5,698 billion kW.h. In monetary terms, the imports increased 1.2 times to 248,8 million dollars.

From foreign countries the Russian Federation imported during the reporting period, 1.5 times more power — 324,2 million kW.h, in monetary terms, this amounted to $ 5.6 million. From the CIS countries import of electricity for the reporting period increased 1.4 times, up to 5,374 billion kW.h (243,2 million dollars in monetary terms).