Ukraine resumes gas imports through the Slovak route after the completion of planned repairs.
Ukraine resumed imports of natural gas via the Slovak route, suspended from 2 to 6 October because of scheduled maintenance in this direction, informs Rus.Media.
According to the Slovak operator Eustream, the supply of gas 7 of October amounted to 23.6 million cubic metres, slightly below the average of imports in the month of September. The application for 8 Oct is also the 23.6 million cubic meters.
As reported, according to the schedule of complexes conduct planned preventive and repair work, SPR was performed on the second thread of the gas pipeline “Dolina-Uzhgorod-state Border”, in particular at compressor stations (cs) “Valley”, “Rossosh”, CU-1 and CU-2 “Uzhgorod”.
Ukraine in January-September of 2018, reduced the import of natural gas 24.7% (2 billion 640,2 million cubic meters) compared with the same period of 2017 – up to 8,065 billion cubic meters. including from Slovakia during this period, there were 5,017 billion cubic meters of gas to Hungary – 2 billion 509,3 million cubic meters, Poland – 538,7 million cubic meters.