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    According to the Russia's gas giant Gazprom top-ranking official Viktor Zubkov, energy state-owned company is going to preserve increased gas volumes going for export, the company's Board of Directors Chairman Viktor Zubkov said on Saturday.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Russia's gas giant Gazprom expects to maintain growing volumes of exported gas, the company's Board of Directors Chairman Viktor Zubkov said on Saturday.

    "We expect that it will," Zubkov said, responding to a question regarding increasing exports.

    The company also expects to retain its current level of output, he added.

    According to Gazprom, its export to the countries outside the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) has been increased by 28 percent in the first quarter of 2016.

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