The Minister of energy and coal industry of Ukraine Volodymyr demchyshyn said that the price for gas transit via the territory of Ukraine in the European Union, which pays Gazprom reduced Rate must be about 5 dollars.
"the cost of transit, she clearly underestimated. Yes, she recorded a long-term contract, and we have repeatedly raised this issue that we are underpaid funds for transit. Currently, the transit rate 2, 8 dollars, and today it must be somewhere in the region of $ 5 to offset the expenses for transportation, " said Demchyshyn in the conversation on.
The tariff for gas transit to the European Union via Ukraine is calculated by a formula which takes into account, for example, the cost of Russian gas for Ukraine.