Polskie Górnictwo Naftowe i Gazownictwo SA is the leader in the Polish natural gas market. It is a listed company engaged in exploration and production of natural gas and crude oil, as well as gas imports to Poland. Through its key companies, PGNiG is also active in the area of storage, sale and distribution of gas and liquid fuels, heat and electricity generation.
PGNiG SA holds equity interests in some 30 subsidiaries, including providers of specialist geophysical, drilling and well services, highly valued on international markets.
The PGNiG Group plays a key role on the Polish gas market and, as its leader, is responsible for preserving Poland’s energy security. To this end, it takes measures necessary to satisfy the steadily growing demand for gas fuel. The PGNiG Group ensures supply diversification by developing domestic deposits and sourcing gas from abroad, as the largest importer and supplier of natural gas in Poland. The fuel is transported into Poland via an extensive transmission network and the LNG terminal in Świnoujście. The Company delivers gas to end users through the distribution networks. The national gas system is complete with gas fuel storage facilities, used to cover seasonal and daily shortages of gas fuel.
The Company has branches and representative offices in Russia, Pakistan, Belarus, Ukraine and the United Arab Emirates. It is the sole owner of PGNiG Upstream Norway AS, engaged in upstream activities on the Norwegian Continental Shelf and the Norwegian Sea as well as PGNiG Supply & Trading GmbH in Munich, which trades in gas on European markets.