Russia's Gazprom launches production at new Arctic gas site

The logo of Gazprom company is seen at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) in Saint Petersburg, Russia June 15, 2022. REUTERS/Anton Vaganov

Dec 6 (Reuters) - Russia's Gazprom (GAZP.MM) said on Tuesday it had started production at the Semakovskoye gas field in the Russian Arctic with gas being pumped into the country's national supply system.

Gazprom said output would be 7.5 billion cubic metres per year during the first phase of the project.

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