Press Release - Siófok, 18 January 2009
Saturday Hungary's gas consumption was 56 Mcm. There wasn't any
incoming gas from Ukraine, but we received 4.7 Mcm from Austria for
domestic use, 2.7 Mcm was transmitted to Serbia and 1 Mcm to
Bosnia-Herzegovina. There was further 2 Mcm transmitted Serbia from
The expected gas consumption for today is 54-56 Mcm.
The maximum volume of available resources for today is 66 Mcm. 53 Mcm
from underground storages, 9 Mcm from domestic production, 4 Mcm from
western import; the agreement about their availability is finished.
The available resources ensure the resource-consumption balance for today without any consumer restriction.
The Hungarian transmission system is ready to receive the gas delivery
from Ukraine, however the FGSZ Ltd has not yet received any official