The operator of the Ukrainian GTS, the Company "Ukrtransgaz" has received a petition for August in the amount of 100 thousand cubic meters for production and delivery of reverse gas supplies from Hungary, said Last news the head of the press service of "Ukrtransgaz" Maxim Belyavsky.
"The Hungarian direction was received one application for all of August in the amount of 100 thousand cubic meters. She recorded for operational balancing account, as soon as a sufficient volume of gas which can be provided to its measurement, the flow will be implemented, " said bielawski.
Ukraine receives only imported gas from Slovakia.
After another unsuccessful tripartite gas talks on 30 June Ukraine has suspended the purchase of gas from Russia to agree on the terms of delivery, and currently receives gas only in reverse from Europe. At the end of July, Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine Valeriy Bosevski stated that Ukraine ought 1, 5 billion dollars for pumping 7 billion cubic meters of gas in its storage facilities.
Operators of gas transmission systems of Ukraine and Hungary - "Ukrtransgaz" and FGSZ in may 2015 signed an agreement on cross-border connection of gas pipelines (agreement on the interconnects) between Ukraine and Hungary. Kiev hopes to make the basis for organizing virtual reverse gas supply of Hungary.