In the statements of Gazprom's IFRS financial statements for the 3 months ended March 31, 2015 reported that the Company is awaiting the decision of the Stockholm arbitration on the claim to "Naftogaz of Ukraine" at the end of June 2016.
"Oral hearing on the case scheduled for February-March 2016. The counter-claim of "Naftogaz of Ukraine" to Gazprom Oral hearing is scheduled for the end of September 2016, and the decision of the judges is planned before the end of January 2017, " according to published on the first day of the week the report of the gas organization.
The authors of the report detailed the history of the mutual claims of Russian and Ukrainian gas organizations. The essence of the claim of Gazprom to the "Naftogaz of Ukraine" - the collection of unpaid debt for gas deliveries from Russia and % of total refined several times). For its part, "Naftogaz of Ukraine" is seeking a retroactive change in the price of natural gas and the recovery of all overpayments and to repeal the prohibition on implementation supply of natural gas outside of Ukraine." July 21, 2014, the cases were consolidated. Oral hearing on the case scheduled for February-March 2016. A decision by arbitrators is expected by the end of June 2016 ", - is informed in the report of Gazprom. Remember, at the end of June "Naftogaz of Ukraine" said that he believes unfairly low transit rate Gazprom for pumping gas from Russia via Ukraine's gas transportation system. Naftogaz on June 16 last year immediately after its translation by Gazprom in prepayment also filed a lawsuit in the Stockholm arbitration court with the demand to revise the contract for production and delivery of gas. Then the Ukrainian government demanded Firm to reduce gas prices and to recover from Gazprom's $ 6 billion overpayment for gas, which he put with 2010. In turn, Gazprom appealed to the Stockholm arbitration court with the claim against Naftogaz of debt collection, at the time of the transfer for the prepayment has reached 4.5 billion dollars. Gazprom, in its own report in accordance with IFRS (in the first nine months of 2014) said Details of the second claim of Naftogaz, which was filed in the Stockholm arbitration court on 13 October 2014 and which relates to the transit contract. According to the calculations of Gazprom to the Stockholm arbitration court to decide on the dispute of the Russian organization with Ukrainian Naftogaz until the end of January 2017. Kiev expects the decision of the Stockholm arbitration on gas dispute with Russia before the end of 2015. In addition, in may Naftogaz sent to the Stockholm arbitration new lawsuit against Gazprom, and demanded to pay 10 billion dollars, as if lost due to "unfair" transit contract." so, the total amount of our claims to Gazprom under the contract on gas purchase and contract for transit has already exceeded 16 billion dollars", - has declared in Kiev. At the same time may 1, it was stated that the amount of claims of Gazprom to the "Naftogaz of Ukraine" more than the sum of claims of Naftogaz to Gazprom.