Ukraine has accumulated in storage over 10 billion cubic meters of gas

Украина накопила в хранилищах более 10 млрд кубов газа

In may, UGS has added 1.6 billion cubic meters of gas.

Ukraine in may 2017, has expanded its underground storage (UGS) 1,608 billion cubic meters of gas. This is evidenced by the operational data of Ukrtransgaz.

Overall since March 22, when they were the smallest ones gas reserves in underground storage facilities in 2017 to 31 may store added 24% (1 billion 942,92 million cubic meters) 8 billion 100,43 million cubic meters to 10 billion 43,35 million cubic meters.

Current reserves by 9.6% more than may 31, 2016 (9,16 billion cubic meters), but 1.5% lower than may 31, 2015 (10.2 billion cubic meters).

As reported Корреспондент.netin may, Ukraine sharply increased pumping natural gas into underground storage facilities – to 61.3 million cubic metres per day. This is due to the growth of gas imports from Hungary at 10 million cubic meters per day.

We will remind, Ukraine is importing natural gas under the contract with Gazprom from 26 November 2015, buying this online exclusively on its Western border.