Determination and Management of Gas Distribution Companies’ Competitive Positions

  • Kostiantyn Pavlov
  • Olena Pavlova
  • Myroslav Korotia
  • Liliana Horal
  • Ihor Ratushniak
  • Mykola Semenov
  • Liubov Ratushniak
  • Yuriy Shapovalov
  • Sergey Anastasenko
  • Iryna Hryhoruk
  • Nazariy PopadynetsEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 1216)


Stable and sustainable gas supply is an integral part of the social and economic development of Ukrainian regions. As functioning components of the gas transportation system, gas distribution companies influence Ukraine’s economic processes and form its favorable international climate of a transit center. Among the numerous problems facing gas markets of regions of Ukraine are ensuring their competitiveness conditions, improving production facilities, creating conditions for mutually beneficial tariff, and formation focused management of the national liberalized gas market. The issue of strategic goals and directions of organizational and economic activity of gas distribution companies, their functioning peculiarities and individual approach to regulation in regions of Ukraine require a survey. The methodical approach to the efficiency analysis of gas distribution companies, contradictory public attitude, and market position are the preconditions for an insightful analysis to identify the main factors hampering the development and efficiency of gas distribution companies.


Competitiveness Gas distribution company Gas transportation and distribution Rating and taxonomy Strategic goals 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kostiantyn Pavlov
    • 1
  • Olena Pavlova
    • 1
  • Myroslav Korotia
    • 2
  • Liliana Horal
    • 3
  • Ihor Ratushniak
    • 4
  • Mykola Semenov
    • 4
  • Liubov Ratushniak
    • 4
  • Yuriy Shapovalov
    • 4
  • Sergey Anastasenko
    • 4
  • Iryna Hryhoruk
    • 5
  • Nazariy Popadynets
    • 6
    Email author
  1. 1.Lesya Ukrainka Eastern European National UniversityLutskUkraine
  2. 2.JSC “Volyngas”LutskUkraine
  3. 3.Ivano-Frankivsk National Technical University of Oil and GasIvano-FrankivskUkraine
  4. 4.Admiral Makarov National University of ShipbuildingMykolayivUkraine
  5. 5.Vasyl Stefanyk Precarpathian National UniversityIvano-FrankivskUkraine
  6. 6.SI “Institute of Regional Research named after M. I. Dolishniy of the NAS of Ukraine”LvivUkraine

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