St.Petersburg, December 3- Neftegaz.RU. A working meeting between Alexey Miller, CEO of Gazprom, and Norbert Konkoly, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Hungary to Russia, took place on November 30.
Also present was Gyorgy Kobor, who had been appointed as Chairman of the Board of Directors and CEO of the Hungarian energy company MVM in October 2018.
The meeting touched upon, inter alia, gas exports to Hungary. It was noted that, from January 1 through November 28, 2018, Gazprom had delivered 7.1 billion m3 of gas to the country, topping the total for 2017 .
In 2017, Gazprom supplied Hungary with 7 billion m3 of gas, an increase of 21.9 % against 2016 (5.7 billion m3).
The parties discussed the diversification of Russian gas supply routes to Europe, focusing on the progress of the TurkStream and Nord Stream 2 projects and the development of the Hungarian gas transmission infrastructure.