Ukraine for the heating season it is necessary to buy 5-6 billion cubic meters of gas, said the Minister of energy and coal industry Volodymyr demchyshyn.
"For the heating season are prepared, need to purchase at least five to six billion cubic meters of gas. Where to buy - clear. But, unfortunately, there is no money. This is a fairly large amount, It's more than one billion dollars, " said Demchyshyn.
He said that Ukraine conducts dialogues on the allocation of funds for the purchase of gas with international financial institutions. The Minister expressed the hope that these structures will support Ukraine, but said, " are working out, But so far the success of these dialogues is not over ".
The Minister added that the issue of funding Is a key issue in this matter.