Gazprom chief, Lithuanian PM discuss natural gas trade, transit

February 10, 2014

Sochi hosted on February 7 a working meeting between Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee and Algirdas Butkevicius, Prime Minister of the Republic of Lithuania, Gazprom’s press service has said.

The parties addressed a wide range of issues regarding the bilateral cooperation in the energy sector, including near-and mid-term gas supplies from Russia to Lithuania, as well as the reliability of Russian natural gas transit across Lithuania.

Natural gas is exported to the Republic of Lithuania under long-term agreements effective through to 2015. According to preliminary data, Gazprom supplied 2.7 billion cubic meters of gas to Lithuania in 2013.

Source: Gazprom Press Office, 2014