Pipelines, Storage & Power

Ukrainian gas transit drops 7% in nine months

Gas transit through Ukraine’s transmission system fell by around 7% year on year in January-September 2018.
By Staff reporter 3 October 2018 0 32766

Gas transit through Ukraine’s transmission system fell by around 7% year on year in January-September 2018, to 65.4 billion cubic metres, Interfax reported on Wednesday quoting operational data provided by transmission system operator Ukrtransgaz.

Gas transit to Europe amounted to 63.4 bcm during the nine-month period, a 7.5% fall year on year.

Meanwhile 2.0 bcm transited Ukraine to Moldova, up by 11.1% according to Interfax calculations.

Gas transit declined by 13.9% year on year in September, to 7.2 bcm.

This included 7.1 bcm to Europe, down...