Ukraine buys Russian gas for more than 700 days

Украина не покупает российский газ уже более 700 дней

Ukraine buys gas in Europe

The purchase of natural gas are conducted exclusively on the Western border.

Ukraine buys from Russia under the contract gas for 703 days, the report said Ukrtransgaz, the Interfax-Ukraine.

It is noted that Ukraine buys gas only on the Western border. So, as of October 28, gas was imported in the daily mode 37,093 million cubic meters (Slovakia – 19,647 million cubic meters, Hungary – 12,822 million cubic meters, Poland – 4,625 million cubic meters).

In addition, Ukraine five days a net extraction of natural gas from its underground storages reduced the inventory 58,91 million cubic meters, with an average of 11.78 million cubic meters/day.

As of October 28 reserves in underground storage facilities amount to 16 billion 914,81 million cubic meters.

Earlier it was reported that Gazprom continues not to comply with the terms of the contract to ensure the gas pressure in the Ukrainian gas transportation system, which undermines the stable transit of gas to EU countries.