As the world’s largest producer of natural gas and supplier of a third of European consumption, GAZPROM is an important partner to Europe on energy matters. Europe is also an important market for GAZPROM, and is currently the largest consumer of RuSSian natural gas.

 

In 2016, GAZPROM exported 179.3 billion cubic metres of natural gas to Europe and Turkey. 

 

Around 33 % of Switzerland’s natural gas imports originate in Russia and are imported via Switzerland’s neighbour countries. 59 % of Switzerland’s natural gas imports are supplied by Western European producers (European Union countries and Norway).

— Natural gas reserves
Guaranteeing security of supply

Russia is among the most resource-rich nations on earth.

— Production
RISING GLOBAL DEMAND

GAZPROM is responsible for around 74 % of Russian natural gas production.

— Pipeline network
FROM RUSSIA TO EUROPE IN SEVEN DAYS

At 168,000 km in length, GAZPROM has the longest natural gas pipeline network in the...