Germany doubles gas imports from Russia in AugustChristian Fernsby ▼ | October 14, 2020
Germany became the largest buyer of Russian gas in Europe as of the end of August, with supplies growing 2.2-fold in monthly terms to 3.21 bln cubic meters, the Russian Customs Service reports.
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Gas exports to Italy surged by 18.3% monthly and by 7.2 times annually to 2.2 bln cubic meters in August 2020. Deliveries to France rose by 8.4% year-on-year and 1.9-fold monthly to 1.41 bln cubic meters in the reporting month.
Gas supplies to Belarus dropped by 3.2% year-on-year to 1.38 bln cubic meters. Gas imports by Slovakia gained 11.1% on an annual basis to 1.05 bln cubic meters.
Gas deliveries to Turkey fell 29% annually but rose almost threefold to 1.05 mln cubic meters in the reporting period. ■