“Gazprom” in January-February, has put in the far abroad of 29.3 billion cubic meters of gas


MOSCOW, March 4. “Gazprom” in January-February 2016 in the far abroad, according to preliminary data, amounted to 29.3 billion cubic meters of gas, told reporters the head of “Gazprom” Alexey Miller.

“European consumers continue to import Russian gas. In January-February 2016 Gazprom, according to preliminary data, has put in the far abroad have already 29,3 billion cubic meters of gas. Including in Germany of 7.8 billion cubic meters, Italy – 3.9 billion cubic meters, in the UK, 3.5 billion cubic meters, France – 1.5 billion cube,” said Miller.

As previously reported by Miller, the volume of gas exports last year increased by 8%, to $ 159.4 billion cubic meters. According to him, is the supply to foreign countries and Europe. Thus Miller noted that from the beginning of 2016 the volume of gas exports increased by 37.5%. “If in 2015, the absolute increase of exports amounted to 11.8 billion cubic meters of gas, only for the first two months of this year in absolute terms, this is a plus of 7.5 billion cubic meters of gas”, – said the head of “Gazprom”.