The MAYOR raised its forecast of gas production in Russia in 2017 before 673,4 billion cubic meters

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The Ministry expects gas production in Russia in 2017 at the level 673,4 billion cubic meters, follows from the table in the forecast of socio-economic development of Russia for 2018 and the planned period of 2019-2020.

Thus, the forecast has been increased compared to the previous estimate in 657,2 billion cubic meters. In 2016, the figure was 640,7 billion cubic meters.

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