Quarterly and annual financial reports of Gazprom.
(1) There are no quarterly data for 2000-2001;
(2) USD/mcm costs are based on the average RUR/USD exchange rate of
the corresponding quarter.
The average gas
production cost in Q3-2013 is reported at RUR 1340/mcm ($40.86/mcm
or $1.3/MMBtu). This is 23% above
the average cost of 2012. The raise of severance tax
from RUR 509 to RUR 622 per mcm is responsible for about a half of the
The average price of gas exported out
of the former Soviet Union in January-September 2013 is reported at
$382.5/mcm or $11.9/MMBtu (in
Gazprom reporting standard).
East European Gas
Malvern, PA, USA
January 23, 2014