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Gazprom almost doubles Turkmen gas imports in 2021

Gazprom almost doubles Turkmen gas imports in 2021
Gazprom almost doubles Turkmen gas imports in 2021   -   Copyright  Thomson Reuters 2021   -  
By Reuters

<div> <p><span class="caps">ASHGABAT</span> – Russia’s Gazprom is on track to buy about 10 billion cubic metres (bcm) of natural gas from Turkmenistan this year, up from 5.5 bcm a year earlier, Alexander Blokhin, the Russian ambassador to the Central Asian nation, said on Friday.</p> <p>Gazprom resumed purchases of Turkmen gas in the second half of 2019 after suspending them in 2016. It agreed to buy up to 5.5 billion cubic metres a year, much less than previously.</p> <p/> </div>