Russia in the quarter reduced deliveries of gas to Ukraine

Россия на четверть сократила поставки автогаза в Украину

Overall, imports of LPG in Ukraine by rail in 2017, increased by 7%

Recorded a sharp volume of deliveries from Belarus and Kazakhstan.

Imports of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) by rail from Russia to Ukraine in 2017 amounted to 553,5 thousand tons. This is 25% lower than in 2016. The share of Russia in total amount of W/d and imports fell from 83% to 58%.

It is reported enkorr with reference to data of Consulting group A-95.

The Russian Rosneft remains the largest sender of LPG to the Ukrainian market. Also supplies to Ukraine carries the Orenburg GPP of Gazprom. His shipment within the subcontracting processing performs the Kazakh company Spectrum trading.

In addition, the supply growth of 2.4 times (up to 104,5 thousand tons) demonstrated Belorusneft. Last year on the Ukrainian vector has accounted for approximately 80% of total export volume of the Belarusian gas processing plant.

From 6.5 thousand tons to 22.1 thousand MT, increased gas supplies from the Novopolotsk refinery. At the same time, the Mozyr refinery has reduced shipments of LPG by rail in Ukraine is 4%.

Also recorded a sharp increase in supply from Kazakhstan. LPG from this country grew by 16.6% – to 38.2 thousand tons the Largest exporter was the joint venture Tengizchevroil (TCO), set to 28.4 thousand tons.

Overall, imports of LPG in Ukraine by rail in 2017 rose 7% to 951,2 thousand tons.

As reported Корреспондент.netin mid-December 2017 LPG has risen in price in some filling stations in Ukraine. Then, the average price of gas was 12.7 UAH per liter.