Conference: Russia`s LPG Market

Date: December 06–07, 2018

Gazprom mezhregiongaz
LLC Gazprom Mezhregiongaz is a wholly owned company of PJSC Gazprom. Company carries out gas supply to consumers, control, consolidation, modernization and development of gas-distribution systems, wholesale of processing products of Gazprom plants, including liquified petroleum gas (LPG) and petroleum products in the Russian Federation.
Avestra Group
Avestra Group is a large independent supplier of the Russian petrochemical products, petroleum products and fertilizers on foreign markets. The company operates in such economically and politically important countries as Europe, China, India, Turkey, CIS, Middle East’s and Southeast Asia’s countries. The company’s mission is to link demand with supply. Avestra supplies petrochemical products from manufacturers to end consumers rendering the full range of related services with the main objective to ensure effective cooperation with partners at all stages of the added value creation. Avestra Group is a co-investor in ambitious logistics and manufacturing projects. In 2017 jointly with Chinese partners the first stage of construction of terminal for transshipment of liquefied petroleum gases “Far East Gas” in Manzhouli (PRC) was accomplished. Annual capacity of the first stage is 1,8 million tons per year. Commissioning of the first stage is expected in 4th quarter of current year. The total amount of transshipment would reach 3 million tons per year in 2020-21. The terminal opens up new opportunities for Russian-Chinese partnership and cooperation.
At Refinitiv, we have a bold vision for the future of the financial community. Formerly the Financial and Risk business of Thomson Reuters, we’re now a new company built on a unique open platform, high performance products, and best-in-class data. In the face of unparalleled industry change, we’re drawing on our deep knowledge and heritage of objectivity to drive performance and innovation with our customers and partners.
Hexagon Ragasco AS
Hexagon Ragasco AS (company of Hexagon group, Norway) is the world leading manufacturer of composite LPG cylinders with over 12 million units in use worldwide. The high-volume highly automated production facility in Raufoss, Norway is the most advanced of its kind world-wide. We are committed to quality, safety and innovative solutions that add value to our customers and preserve our environment. Since their introduction in 2000, our products have been offering enormous advantages to all concerned in the value chain: from gas companies to private and state-owned gas distributors on all continents and most importantly, to the end-consumers.

As a global leader, Hexagon Ragasco is committed to ensuring competitiveness and profitability in its operations.

The Hexagon Ragasco line of composite LPG cylinders is designed as the modern alternative to the traditional steel cylinders. Suitable for a variety of applications, both industrial and for home-users and recreational activities, this superior cylinder is made from advanced polymeric and composite materials combining uncompromising safety, quality, design and innovation into the future standard for gas containment.


  • Lighter
  • Safer
  • Rust-free
  • Translucent
In addition, they are designed to operate across all weather conditions from -40 degrees Celsius (Antarctic regions) to +65 degrees Celsius (desert regions), proving they are a versatile choice.
KASTOR Company
KASTOR Company was founded in 2012 to provide a full range of freight forwarding services for the companies in oil and gas industry. As of today KASTOR is one of the largest operators of liquefied petroleum gas transportation by road.

Divisions of the Company are represented in all major oil and gas regions of Russia: West Siberian, East Siberian and Ural region.

Production bases and own fleet of vehicles, equipped with contemporary control and security systems, enables LLC «KASTOR» efficiently and quickly provide certain level of services in accordance with customer’s requirements. The current policy of quality control, environmental protection, health and safety, a high level of business processes automation, professional experience in the oil and gas industry facilitate KASTOR to be a leader in LPG transportation services.
SGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognised as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With more than 95,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 2,400 offices and laboratories around the world. SGS has been active in Russia since 1981 and employs today 5,000 employees all over the country.

SGS delivers integrated solutions for the global Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) and wider gas industries. Our teams of engineers and technicians provide independent inspection, testing, verification and specialized technical services. We also help our customers to manage effectively the various risks associated with the production and the transport of LPG and other gases.
«Kavkaz-Diezel» is a private company engaged in retail and wholesale trade of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) through the fixed network of AGS and STS. Geography of work — South of Russia (SKFO, SFD), mainly Stavropol Territory. The horizons are constantly expanding. It is one of the largest participants of the LPG market in the South of Russia.

Owning a fleet of gas carriers, the company supplies LPG with delivery to the customer, as well as railway transport.

In the LPG market Kavkaz-Diezel LLC has been operating since 2006, which allowed it to accumulate the necessary experience and provide reliable and uninterrupted deliveries to customers and the high quality of the services provided.