Gas production “Gazprom” in may soared by 30.5%


Moscow. June 5. INTERFAX.RU – gas Production “Gazprom” in may soared by 30.5% and amounted to of 35.94 billion cubic meters, follows from the calculations of “Interfax” on the basis of data presented by the company.

The company reported higher production for the first five months of 2017 15.7% to 198,5 bln cubic meters of gas, based on calculations of “Interfax”, may mean the growth of production volumes by 30.5%. Thus, the production growing for the seventh consecutive month. Showcased at the moment, the dynamics of production – the highest this year.

Exports of “Gazprom” in the far abroad countries in the first five months of 13.3% exceeded the figure registered last year. In absolute terms, the increase amounted to 9.5 billion cubic meters, consumers put 81,2 billion cubic meters of gas, said Gazprom.

In particular, increased delivery in the North-Western and Central Europe. For example, in Germany – 15.6%, Denmark – by 13.6%, Austria – by 79.5%, Czech Republic 14.5%, Slovakia – by 21.7%.

Significant growth of Russian gas imports has also demonstrated Turkey (22.6%) and the countries of South and South-East Europe, including Bulgaria 14.5%, Greece – by 8.6%, Hungary – 37.3%, Serbia – 42.2%.

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