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25 August 2016

A working meeting with Ministry of Mining and Energy of the Republic of Serbia took place in St.Petersburg

The working meeting between Director General of Gazprom Export Elena Burmistrova and Ministry of Mining and Energy of the Republic of Serbia Aleksandar Antić took place today in Saint Petersburg.

During the meeting, the parties discussed current issues of cooperation in gas supplies and storage.

The Republic of Serbia is our longstanding and reliable partner, and the Balkans region is of enormous importance for our business. We are satisfied with the current state of our cooperation in gas business with Serbian partners and are aimed at its further development”, Elena Burmistrova said.

At the meeting, we were assured that the necessary volumes of gas for Serbia will be provided. We informed Ms Burmistrova that Serbia puts high priority on the Banatski Dvor UGS project”, said Aleksandar Antić.

Background information

Republic of Serbia is Gazprom’s important partner in the Balkans. In 2015, Gazprom Group supplied 1.9 bcm of gas to Serbia.
In the gas storage business, Gazprom Export has realized the Banatski Dvor UGS project with active storing volume of 450 mcm. Gazprom Group’s share in the project is 51%. The UGS provides security of export supplies to Serbia, Hungary, and Bosnia and Herzegovina.

 

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