Supply & Demand

Ukraine gas imports down 55%

Ukraine reduced its gas imports by 54.6% year on year between January and April 2018.
By Staff reporter 4 May 2018 0 30730

Ukraine reduced its gas imports by 54.6%, or 2.6 billion cubic metres, between January and April 2018 compared with the same period a year earlier, Interfax-Ukraine has reported, quoting data from transmission system operator Ukrtransgaz.

Interfax-Ukraine calculated that 1.4 bcm was received from Slovakia over the period, a 63.9% decline year on year; 510.3 million cubic metres (MMcm) was received from Hungary, up by 30.3%; and 272.5 MMcm came from Poland, down by 35.3%.

Ukraine imported 389.9 MMcm of gas in April 2018, down by 27.8%...