The price of blue fuel to Ukraine under the contract in the fourth quarter of this year, may be $ 35 lower than in the 3rd, said the head of Gazprom Alexey Miller.
"The contract price formula has oil binding. We see the trend of lower prices for refined products and the Cost of gas under the contract, without discount, in the fourth quarter to be below 35 dollars, than in the 3rd quarter, " said Miller, reports the news Agency.
before the last working day of the week the head of Gazprom and Naftogaz Alexey Miller and Andrey Kobelev held dialogues in Minsk, during which discussed the current cooperation organizations and preparation of the Ukrainian organization For the autumn-winter period. Later, Miller said that Gazprom does not want to pump gas into underground gas storages of Ukraine, which ought to complement 3, 2 billion cubic meters of blue fuel. On Wednesday, the head of the Ministry of energy of Ukraine Volodymyr Demchyshyn has recognized that potential creditors as long as I do not want to provide funds to Ukraine for the purchase of gas for injection into storage under the ground For the coming winter. Remember, on July 31, the head of Ukrainian government Arseniy Yatsenyuk said about the critical situation in the energy sector of the country, noting that the Ministry of energy and the organization is not ready to supply people warm this winter. On 10 July, the Minister of energy and coal industry of Ukraine Volodymyr demchyshyn said that the completion of preparations For the heating season in Ukraine is not enough resources for the purchase of natural gas and coal. By the beginning of the second half of October Ukraine should have a capacity of 18-20 billion cubic meters of gas for the normal passage of winter and the opportunity to purchase imported gas in the winter. Money from the EU will be enough to purchase 4 billion cubic meters of gas at a price of $ 247 per thousand cubic meters. The price has made the initiative of Gazprom in the 3rd quarter of 2015 (with a discount of $ 40), reversible gas costs the same.