Trade of gas through mains (

This service 'Trade of gas through mains' is coverd by the EU Service Directive.

This service includes:

  • Sale of gas via pipelines to the consumer
  • Activities of commercial brokers or agents brokering the sale of gas via pipeline networks operated by others
  • Exchange of gaseous fuels and of transport capacities for such fuels

This service does not include:

  • Wholesale of gaseous fuels, not via mains and pipelines (see 46.71.2)
  • Retail sale of gas in cylinders (bottled gas) (see 47.78.9)
  • Retail sale of fuels from stock, not via mains and pipelines (see 47.99.1)

Source: Statistisches Bundesamt

  • Gashandel durch Rohrleitungen
  • Handel mit Gas