Sales of gas to Russian consumers was unprofitable in 2002; the Gazprom gas holding was covering these losses via internal corporate subsidizing of gas supplies to the interior market at the expense of revenues from gas exports. This year, the Russian gas giant is expecting a decline in these revenues against the 2001 level, which is triggered by a drop in export gas prices on the European market from $120 per 1,000 cubic meters to $97.5 per 1,000 cubic meters, Gazprom's press service reported.
In June, the Baltic States will hold BALTOPS and Saber Strike 2018 drills. A US Armored Brigade will be deployed in Europe for the purpose - no less than 4,000 soldiers
The import of liquefied natural gas from the United States will not grow, even if Germany exits the Nord Stream-2 project, German Minister of Economy and Energy Peter Altmeier said