Gazprom, Lithuania Address Issues of Gas Cooperation

Deputy Chairman of Gazprom's Management Committee Alexander Medvedev

Deputy Chairman of Gazprom’s Management Committee Alexander Medvedev met in Saint Petersburg with Lithuania’s Energy Minister Jaroslav Neverovic where they discussed cooperation in the gas sector.

Gazprom exports natural gas to the Republic of Lithuania under long-term agreements effective through 2015.

Pursuant to Lithuania’s law on natural gas, , from August 01, 2013 Lietuvos Dujos is divided in two companies by activity types: trading and transportation.

From August 01, 2013 the property, rights and obligations executed under the current agreement regarding gas transportation are transferred to Amber Grid.

LNG World News Staff, October 21, 2013; Image: Gazprom