The daughter company of the national joint-stock company NaftoGaz of Ukraine, UkrTransGaz in 2006 transported 113.8 bn. cu. m. of natural gas to Europe, the company`s press service reported, according to Ukrinform.

      The transit volumes to the CIS amounted to 14.7 bn. cu. m.

      If compare with the previous year the volume of transit via Ukraine reduced by 7.7 bn. cu. m. As the company said, the reason for the transit decrease was lower consumption of gas in Europe, as a result of warm weather in fall and winter.