"Gazprom" in the winter will not apply to the "Naftogaz" take or pay terms
"Gazprom" during the period of validity of the new winter gas package for Ukraine - from 1 October 2015 to 31 March 2016 will not apply to "Naftogaz" of the contract take or pay ( "take or pay" ), said on the last working day of the week Russian holding.
"Twenty-4th of September this year, "Gazprom" sent "Naftogaz of Ukraine" a letter signed by the Chairman of the Board Alexey Miller. In the letter, Gazprom confirms that it will not apply the "take or pay" contract of the sale and purchase of gas dated 19 January 2009 regarding the supply of gas from Russia to Ukraine in the period from 1 October 2015 to 31 March 2016 ", - said in the report.
It is noted that Gazprom reserves all its rights under the specified contract.