Supply & Demand

Ukraine increases imports from Europe in 2017

Ukrainian imports of European gas increased by more than 3.5 bcm on an annual basis in 2017, preliminary data shows Ukrainian imports of European gas increased by more than 3.5 bcm on an annual basis in 2017, preliminary data shows.
By Andreas Walstad 10 January 2018 0 29026
Ukrainian gas imports

Ukraine increased its imports of gas from Europe by more than 3.5 billion cubic metres year on year in 2017, preliminary data shows. State-owned Naftogaz Ukrainy purchased around 21 bcm of gas during the first 11 months of last year, around 2 bcm more than during the same period in the previous year, it announced in late December.

Naftogaz imports

The company said it had purchased more from its upstream subsidiary Ukrgasvydobuvannya than in the previous year...