• Group structure

    Naftogaz is a vertically integrated group whose activities span from gas extraction, import and supply through gas transmission and storage. The companies in which Naftogaz owns shares are major players in the gas and oil markets in Ukraine.

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  • Gas production

    Unlike many European countries, Ukraine has the potential to completely abandon the import of gas and cover its needs exclusively from domestic resources. Ukraine ranks fourth in Europe in terms of production and third in proven natural gas reserves, behind only Norway and the Netherlands.

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  • Gas import and wholesale trading

    Ukraine ranks seventh in Europe (including Turkey) by natural gas consumption. In 2015, Ukrainian consumers purchased 33.8 bcm of gas. Nearly half of this amount (16.4 bcm) was imported. Over 2015, public and private companies in Ukraine produced about 19.9 bcm of gas. During the year, gas reserves in underground storage facilities increased by 2.5 bcm.

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  • Gas transmission

    The Ukrainian gas transmission system (GTS) is one of the most reliable and powerful in Europe. Its entry capacity amounts to 302.1 bcm/year, with 21 bcm/year on the EU side. The exit capacity equals 178.5 bcm/year, including 146 bcm/year in the direction of EU countries and Turkey. The total length of Ukrainian gas trunk lines is 38 thousand kilometers.

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  • Underground gas storage

    Ukraine owns Europe's most powerful network of underground gas storage facilities (UGS). Total active capacity of UGS facilities located in territories controlled by the Ukrainian government exceeds 30 bcm (a quarter of the EU"s capacity).

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  • Gas distribution and retail supply

    Institutional changes currently taking place in Ukraine are crucial for the further operation of the household gas market segment. The Law "On Natural Gas Market" has clarified that the functions of distribution and sale of gas by distribution network operators and gas supply companies must be separated.

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  • Oil transmission

    Ukraine's trunk pipelines transport oil by two routes: the transit of Russian oil through Ukraine"s territory towards Slovakia and Hungary, and domestic transportation of crude oil to the Kremenchug refinery.

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  • Oil and gas production abroad

    In 2015, Naftogaz continued to develop its overseas investment projects, namely the Alam El Shawish Western Desert Project in the Western Desert and investment projects within blocks of the South Wadi El-Mathareeth and Wadi El-Mathareeth in the Eastern Desert of Egypt.

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  • Effects of the military aggression

    In the extremely difficult circumstances resulting from the Russian military aggression in eastern Ukraine and the occupation of Crimea, Naftogaz ensures the stable operation of the gas transmission system and reliable gas supplies to millions of consumers in Ukraine and other European countries.

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