Novatek has completed this year's navigation to Asia along the Northern Sea Route, reducing LNG shipments along this route by 30% compared to 2021. According to Kommersant, the company delivered a total of 30 shipments of LNG, or about 2.1 million tons, to Asia during the season. Company sought to deliver most of the cargoes to Europe, where gas prices were higher than in Asia almost all year.