Gazprom expects gas deliveries to Europe due to the harsh winter

"Газпром" ожидает роста поставок газа в Европу из-за суровой зимы

Export of Gazprom to Europe in 2017 will increase compared with the year 2016 due to the harsh winter, according to the Chairman of the Board of Directors of gas monopoly Viktor Zubkov.

“I think that will grow, because the winter must be harsh” he said to journalists answering the question of whether the increase in 2017 compared with 2016 year export “Gazprom” to Europe.

According to recent company data, the export of “Gazprom” in foreign countries from 1 January to 27 November exceeded the total for the whole of 2015 and made up 159,7 billion cubic meters of gas.