This was reported by TASS.

The price of gas in Europe at the opening of trading fell by 6% and fell below $ 1,000 per 1 thousand cubic meters amid expectations of Gazprom filling European natural gas storage facilities, according to the ICE exchange.

The price of November futures on the TTF hub in the Netherlands at 9:01 Minsk time fell to $ 973 per 1,000 cubic meters, or € 81.2 per MWh (based on the current exchange rate of the euro to the dollar, as ICE prices are given in euros).

As of 9:09 Minsk time, the price of gas accelerated to 8%, reaching $ 956 per 1,000 cubic meters, or € 79.8 per MWh.

On October 27, gas trading in Europe closed at $ 1,400 per 1,000 cubic meters.


Earlier, the chairman of the board of "Gazprom" Alexei Miller said that "Gazprom" is ready to continue pumping into European storage facilities after completing the filling of storage facilities in Russia.

According to him, the filling of Russian storages is planned to be completed on November 8.