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Gas transit through Ukraine fell by almost 10%

Транзит газа через Украину упал почти на 10%For five months of 2018 in Europe were transported 33,498 billion cubic meters of gas, and in Moldova – 1.39 billion cubic meters.

Ukraine in January-may, 2018, reduced the transit of natural gas through its gas transport system (GTS) 8.8% (3 billion 366,5 million cubic meters) compared with the same period of 2017 to 34 billion 888,8 million cubic meters.

The transit of gas through Ukraine to Europe during this period was $ 33,498 billion cubic meters (-9,5% to January-may-2017), Moldova – 1 billion 390,8 million cubic meters (+13.9 per cent).

By the end of may-2018 transit of gas decreased by 7% (541,5 million cubic meters) compared with the same month in 2017 – up to 7 billion 183,8 million cu. m. including gas transit through Ukraine to Europe amounted to $ 7 billion to 27.9 million cubic metres (-8,1% compared to may-2017), Moldova 155.9 million cubic meters (+96,9%).

We will remind, in March the volume of gas transit via Ukraine has increased by 21.3% compared to the same period of 2017 and amounted to 8.1 billion cubic meters.

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