Gazprom and Eni sign Memorandum of Understanding

RELEASE

Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee, and Claudio Descalzi, Chief Executive Officer of Eni, signed a Memorandum of Understanding at the Gazprom headquarters today.

Claudio Descalzi, Chief Executive Officer of Eni, and Alexey Miller during signing of Memorandum of Understanding
Claudio Descalzi, Chief Executive Officer of Eni, and Alexey Miller during signing of Memorandum of Understanding

Claudio Descalzi and Alexey Miller

The document reflects the parties’ interest in analyzing the prospects for cooperation in developing the southern corridor for Russian gas supplies to European countries, including Italy, as well as updating the contracts for Russian gas deliveries to Italy.

Background

Eni S.p.A. is a global energy company operating in the oil, gas, petrochemical and engineering industries, producing and selling electricity, and providing oil field services. Eni is Gazprom's major partner within the Blue Stream project.