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

2019 Annual Report (PDF, 12.1 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 2019, the Gazprom Group sold 38.7 billion cubic meters of gas in the FSU. The net revenue from those sales totaled RUB 356.1 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 2015 through 2019, billion cubic meters
  2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Azerbaijan 0.1 0.4 1.0
Armenia 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.8 2.0
Belarus 18.4 18.3 18.8 20.0 19.9
Georgia 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.0* 0.2
Kazakhstan 4.7 4.7 4.8 6.2 7.7
Kyrgyzstan 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Latvia 1.3 1.3 1.8 1.3 1.7
Lithuania 2.2 0.9 1.4 1.4 0.9
Moldova 2.9 3.0 2.7 3.0 2.9
Ukraine 7.8 2.4 2.4 2.7 2.8
Estonia 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.3
Total 48.1 40.3 35.0 38.1 38.7

* Less than 0.05

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

Year ended December 31

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

RUB/1,000 m3

11,911.0

10,263.1

9,237.0

10,225.9

10,175.9

USD*/1,000 m3

194.2

153.6

158.4

162.6

157.4

EUR*/1,000 m3

175.2

138.7

139.9

138.0

140.6

* 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 2019.

Gas purchases in Central Asia by Gazprom Group, billion cubic meters
Countries 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
For supplies beyond FSU          
Turkmenistan 3.1 4.0
Uzbekistan 3.5 4.3 5.5 3.8 4.9
Kazakhstan 12.6 12.7 13.8 12.3 11.3
For supplies to southern Kazakhstan          
Uzbekistan 2.9 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 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3

* Less than 0.05.