Former Soviet Union

The key elements of Gazprom’s strategy for the former Soviet Union are maintaining the appeal of Russian gas to customers and expanding access to end consumers.

Gas Sales in FSU

2020 Annual Report (PDF, 23.5 MB)

Gas supplies

In its cooperation with the countries of the former Soviet Union (FSU), Gazprom primarily seeks to secure natural gas supplies that could meet the needs of their economies.

In 2020, the Gazprom Group sold 31.2 billion cubic meters of gas in the FSU. The net revenue from those sales totaled RUB 295.2 billion (net of customs duties).

Gazprom Group’s gas sales in FSU, billion cubic meters
Gazprom Group’s gas sales in FSU, billion cubic meters

Gazprom Group’s gas sales in FSU, billion cubic meters

Gas sales in FSU from 2016 through 2020, billion cubic meters
  2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Armenia 1.8 1.8 1.8 2.0 2.1
Azerbaijan 0.4 1.0
Belarus 18.3 18.8 20.0 19.9 18.4
Estonia 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.3 0.3
Georgia 0.1 0.1 0.0* 0.2 0.2
Kazakhstan 4.7 4.8 6.2 7.7 3.4
Kyrgyzstan 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Latvia 1.3 1.8 1.3 1.7 1.6
Lithuania 0.9 1.4 1.4 0.9 0.9
Moldova 3.0 2.7 3.0 2.9 3.1
South Ossetia 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0*
Ukraine 2.4 2.4 2.7 2.8
Uzbekistan 0.9
Total 40.3 35.0 38.1 38.7 31.2

* Less than 0.05

Average gas selling price in FSU (net of VAT, including excise tax and customs duties)
 

Year ended December 31

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

RUB/1,000 m3

10,263.1

9,237.0

10,225.9

10,175.9

9,899.8

USD*/1,000 m3

153.6

158.4

162.6

157.4

136.7

EUR*/1,000 m3

138.7

139.9

138.0

140.6

119.4

* The data were not derived from financial statements and were calculated based on exchange rates as of the end of the relevant period.

Gas purchases

Within the framework of cooperation in the field of gas marketing, the Gazprom Group continued to purchase gas from Central Asian countries in 2020.

Gas purchases in Central Asia by Gazprom Group, billion cubic meters
Countries 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
For supplies beyond FSU          
Turkmenistan 4.0 3.8
Uzbekistan 4.3 5.5 3.8 4.9
Kazakhstan 12.7 13.8 12.3 11.3 5.4
For supplies to southern Kazakhstan          
Uzbekistan 1.9 1.7 2.9 2.7
For supplies to Kyrgyzstan          
Uzbekistan 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0*
Kazakhstan 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3

* Less than 0.05.