Import

Source / direction of origin 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007
Import 9698 10.850,0 10.999,9 10.915,3 10.066,4 9.135,9 10.264,2 9.286,0
East 8097 8733 9,017,3 9.335,5 9.034,2 8.142,2 9.438,6 8.502,6
West 1224 1564 1.426,9 1.370,4 1.031,9 993,4 825,4 783,1
South 377 553 555,7 209,3 0,3 0,3 0,3 0,3

In 2014, the PGNiG Group purchased gas from abroad and, to a limited extent, from domestic suppliers. PGNiG S.A. bought natural gas mainly under the agreements and contracts specified below, i.e. the long-term contract with OOO Gazprom Export and short- and medium-term gas supply contracts with European suppliers:

  • Contract with OOO Gazprom Export for sale of natural gas to the Republic of Poland, dated September 25th 1996, effective until December 31st 2022;
  • Agreement with VNG-Verbundnetz Gas AG for sale of Lasów natural gas, dated August 17th 2006, effective until October 1st 2016;
  • Individual Agreement with Vitol S.A. for sale of natural gas, dated May 13th 2011, effective until October 1st 2014.

PGNiG Sales & Trading GmbH purchased natural gas on the German market, mainly in OTC transactions on the NCG (NetConnectGermany) and Gaspool virtual trading platforms. The company also purchased gas on the European Energy Exchange (EEX).

In 2014, to fulfil its trading obligations, the PGNiG Group purchased a total of 14,531 mcm of natural gas, 76% of which was imported from foreign suppliers. The table below presents the structure of natural gas purchases from suppliers, measured as high-methane gas equivalent.