Share of private traders supplying gas from Europe to Ukraine reached 50.1% in March - Ukrtransgaz
The share of private traders (12 companies) importing supplies of natural gas from Europe to Ukraine reached 50.1% in March, Head of the public and media relations department at Ukrtransgaz Maksym Beliavsky has said.
"For comparison, natural gas was imported only by two [private] companies and Naftogaz Ukrainy in March last year," he wrote on his Facebook page.
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He said that gas imports to Ukraine in March 2016 totaled 478 million cubic meters.
Ukrtransgaz, fully owned by Naftogaz Ukrainy, operates a system of trunk gas pipelines and 12 underground gas storage facilities in the country.