Demand for Russian Gas In France Continues To grow

A working meeting between Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Management Committee of Gazprom, and Isabelle Kocher, CEO of ENGIE, took place in St. Petersburg today.

Through their respective representants, Gazprom and ENGIE discussed current Russian gas supplies to France. By the end of 2018, Gazprom increased gas exports to the Republic on 5.4% compared with 2017 – to 12.9 billion cubic meters. At the beginning of 2019, growth continues: from January 1 to March 14, 2019, Gazprom delivered an estimated 2,5 billion cubic meters of gas, an increase of 1,9% per cent against the same period of 2018.

The meeting touched upon the prospects for further sci-tech cooperation and collaboration in the area of culture.

The parties paid particular attention to the ongoing implementation of the Nord Stream 2 project.

Source: Gazprom
Date: Mar 15, 2019