Gazprom and Gasunie agree on next step in co-operation

Press release

In the course of the 23rd World Gas Conference in Amsterdam, a working meeting took place between Mr. Alexey Miller, Chairman of The Executive Board of JSC “Gazprom”, and Mr. Marcel Kramer, Chairman of the Executive Board and CEO of the Dutch gas infrastructure company N.V. Nederlandse Gasunie. They agreed to prepare for signing within a month a Memorandum of Understanding between JSC “Gazprom” and Gasunie that will serve as a basis towards reciprocal stakeholding in the North-European Gas Pipeline and the BBL, the new pipeline connecting the Netherlands to the UK. Both companies will also address other aspects of access to infrastructure that will enable additional flows of Russian gas to the North-West European market. The CEOs expressed full confidence in this further step towards expanding the co-operation between the two companies.